The Delta State University Lady Statesmen continued their excellent start as they won two games in the Miles Golden Bears Invitational this weekend.
The Lady Statesmen defeated Lane College 70-43 Friday and Paine College 58-40 Saturday.
DSU improved to 4-0.
In Friday’s game, Quantesha Patterson scored 21 points with 11 rebounds to lead DSU, followed by Shaniyah Burford with 11 points, two rebounds and a steal.
In Saturday’s game, Patterson led the Lady Statesmen again with 17 points and 13 rebounds, two blocks and two steals, followed by Zyaire Ewing with 13 points, 10 rebounds, three blocks and a steal and Nia Johnson with 13 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals.
DSU will be back in action again this Saturday as the Lady Statesmen will travel to Montevallo, Ala.to play the University of Montevallo to open Gulf South Conference play. Tipoff is set for 2 p.m.