Sophomore Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis is ranked second nationally in 3-point shooting percentage (.508) and sixth in made 3-pointers per game (3.21). She put on another fine shooting display Tuesday against Villanova when she was 5-of-6 from 3-point range.
It was the fifth time in 19 games this season that Mosqueda-Lewis has made at least five 3-pointers. She has made at least three in 11 games.
How much of a competitor is Mosqueda-Lewis? This was her reaction when asked about her only miss Tuesday …
“I thought it was in,’’ she said. “It rimmed out. It’s kind of depressing.’’
Kelly Faris did not commit turnover in 28 minutes against Villanova. It was the first time she finished turnover-free since playing 38 minutes at Stanford Dec. 29.
Faris had committed a combined 23 turnovers in the previous eight games.