Napheesha Collier gave Mercy’s basketball team more than it could handle Saturday night. The star forward poured in 29 points as Incarnate Word (Mo.) defeated the host Jaguars 66-47 in the Raatz Fence/O’Shea’s Classic.
Geno Auriemma, the famed University of Connecticut women’s coach, was on hand to see his new signee play. Collier didn’t disappoint as she used her athleticism to get layup after layup.
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