Buffalo State Captures Women’s Basketball Betty Abgott Invitational Title
- Release Date:
- November 20, 2010
- The Office of Sports Information
- (716) 649-7900 ext. 333
Buffalo, NY - Staci McElroy (Saratoga Springs, NY/Saratoga Springs) tallied 19 points and 10 rebounds to propel host Buffalo State (3-0) to a championship with a 65-55 victory over Grove City (1-2) in the Betty Abgott Invitational today at the Sports Arena. Sage (1-2) dominated Hilbert (0-2), 77-31, in the consolation game.
Hilbert College, located in suburban Hamburg, N.Y., south of Buffalo, is a private four-year college founded in 1957 in the Catholic Franciscan tradition. With nearly 1,100 students, Hilbert is a dynamic Western New York college that offers career-focused majors, including one of the top criminal justice programs in the region, and more than 50 minors and concentrations. The college’s engaging, student-centered campus community offers numerous leadership, internship and service learning opportunities from which students launch successful careers while making positive changes in their communities. Hilbert has expanded its academic offerings with the college’s first graduate programs, one a master’s in criminal justice administration and the other a master’s in public administration, and new Accelerated Degree Programs geared to adult learners.