MONTICELLO, Ark. — Southeastern’s women dominated the paint and shot 45.2 percent from the field to cruise to a 75-61 win over Arkansas-Monticello on Saturday afternoon.

MONTICELLO, Ark. — Southeastern’s women dominated the paint and shot 45.2 percent from the field to cruise to a 75-61 win over Arkansas-Monticello on Saturday afternoon.


A total of 13 SOSU players scored in the contests, with a trio leading the way in double-digits. Madison Thames led the way for the Storm (7-3, 4-0) with 12 points on 4-of-6 shooting from the floor and a 4-of-4 effort at the free throw line, while Breana Small-Peppers and Haley Schaefer each added 11 points.


Kaylie Baxter and Shelby Hill each added seven points, while Taylor Richards and Emily Williams added six each.


Schaefer turned in a double-double with a game-high 10 rebounds, while Small-Peppers was two behind with eight in the game.


As a team the Storm out-rebounded the Cotton Blossoms 42-to-33.


Southeastern did the bulk of its damage in the paint with a huge 42-18 advantage in the paint, while also holding a 34-6 edge in bench points and a 14-8 advantage in points off turnovers.