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Rollins Shines in Preseason Win over Indian River

Rollins Shines in Preseason Win over Indian River

WINTER PARK, Fla. (October 25, 2019) – Rollins raced out to a big first quarter lead and never looked back, beating Indian River State 86-65 in exhibition play Friday. 

Senior Denise Daniels led four Tars scoring in double-figures with 14 points, to go along with 10 rebounds and five assists. Rachel Lia added 12 points while Rachel Jablonski and Tianna Rosser both netted 11. 

Loni Sales paced the Pioneers with 17 points and Jaquarra Phillips added 16. 

Rollins shot 49 percent from the field and hit 7-of-20 from beyond the arc, moving the ball with ease and tallying 23 assists on 28 made field goals. The Tars defense held IRSC to 38-percent shooting and forced 20 turnovers. 

Rollins will travel to Daytona State on Monday, October 28 for its final preseason tune-up. The regular season starts with a trip to Puerto Rico November 8-9. The Tars match-up with Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras to start the year and visit Puerto Rico-Bayamon the next day. Fans can watch the action all season long on the Tars Sports Network at and listen locally on 91.5 FM WPRK.