Women's Basketball Starts New Year Off on Right Foot; Red Hawks Shut Down Gordon, 54-27

Islamorada, FL (1/1/11) - Senior forward Kisandra Ayanbeku (Brockton, MA / Randolph) posted a double-double with 12 points and 10 rebounds as Montclair State allowed just three points over the final 12 minutes as the Red Hawks topped Gordon College, 54-27 in the Key Largo Classic played at Coral Shores High School on Saturday evening. 

Ayanbeku added five steals and junior Jaime Ericson (Flemington, NJ / Hunterdon Central) collected 10 points as MSU, playing for the first time since December 18, snapped a two-game losing streak and improved to 5-6 overall. 

Sophomore guard Devin Feeney (Whippany, NJ / Whippany Park) recorded nine points off the bench with Alyssa Johnson (Cliffwood Beach, NJ / Matawan) adding seven points and six rebounds.

Montclair closes out its appearance in the Key Largo Classic on Sunday afternoon as it takes on Simmons College at 5:00 pm.