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Marina Lizarazu - Women's Basketball

          Release: 02/28/2017
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Marina Lizarazu - Women's Basketball

The Iona College women's basketball program finished its regular season splitting two games, and senior Marina Lizarazu played an intregal part in each contest.

On Wednesday, Mar. 22 against Saint Peter's in the Hynes Center finale, the three-time MAAC Player of the Week winner netted 17 points and dished out a career-high five assists.  Lizarazu made her sixth and final field goal with 1.2 seconds remaining to give the Maroon & Gold an exciting 51-50 victory.

On Sunday, Mar. 26 in the regular season finale at Siena in the Times Union Center, Lizarazu scored a team-high 21 points on 10-for-17 shooting.  She also dished out five assists for the second straight game.  Depsite the Gaels faltering 53-57 against the Saints, Lizarazu did the best she could in the fourth quarter, scoring all 10 of the team's points in the final frame.

Over the week, Lizarazu averaged 19.0 PPG, 5.0 APG while shooting 53.3% from the floor.  She finished with a 1.4 assists/turnover ratio and swiped up 2.5 steals per game.

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