Posted: Thursday, March 15, 2012
The RVC women's basketball team defeated Montgomery College- Rockville in the first round of the NJCAA tournament Thursday afternoon, 67-62 in overtime.
RVC freshman Revonnia Howard tied an NJCAA tournament record with 28 rebounds. The record was originally set in 1979. Howard gave the Golden Eagles a three point lead with under 20 seconds to play in overtime with a bucket in the paint. Jessica Gamble later sealed the win by sinking two free throws to make it a five point lead.