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Gold Nuggets start fast to rout exhibition opponent
November 7, 2009

Box score

     NEW ORLEANS — Brittany Powell and Jazmoné Kelly scored 12 points apiece Saturday and led Xavier University of Louisiana to a 64-35 women's basketball exhibition victory against the New Orleans Lady Hurricanes at The Barn.
     The Gold Nuggets avenged a one-point loss from a year ago to the Lady Hurricanes, a member of the Women's Blue Chip Basketball League.
     The Nuggets started and ended the game with 14-3 runs. They led 30-9 in the first 16 minutes and held a double-digit lead for the final 31:56.
     SiMon Franklin added 10 points for Xavier.
     Brandy Simmons and Dawanda Sterling scored 12 points apiece for the Lady Hurricanes.
     Xavier outshot the Lady Hurricanes 43 to 26 percent from the floor and outrebounded them 49-29. Powell and Danielle Kennebrew each grabbed nine rebounds for the Nuggets.
     Xavier's next game will start at 6 p.m. Monday against NCAA Division II opponent LeMoyne-Owen at The Barn.


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The Xavier Gold Rush and Gold Nuggets compete in Division I of the NAIA (National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics) as a member of the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference (GCAC). Xavier fields men's and women's teams in basketball, cross country and tennis.

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