The Shippensburg University women’s basketball team held No. 9 Cal U. to 32-percent shooting on Saturday and posted a 56-20 edge in points in the paint to defeat the previously-unbeaten Vulcans, 80-66, in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) crossover matchup from Heiges Field House.
Shippensburg (5-4, 2-1 PSAC) shot 75 percent (12-of-16) from the field in a 30-point fourth quarter to pull away from Cal U. (7-1, 2-1) in a game that featured 11 ties and eight lead changes. It is SU’s first home victory over Cal since November 2011 and ends a five-game losing streak in the overall series.