First-year Bradley University women’s basketball head coach Mike Brooks and his squad made their 2012-13 debuts Friday night at Renaissance Coliseum, with the White Squad edging the Red Team 30-27 in the team’s annual Red-White Scrimmage. Junior Catie O’Leary and senior Katie Yohn scored eight and seven points, respectively, to lead the Braves during the 16-minute exhibition. The duo spent the entire night on the Red squad, combining to make 7-of-12 from the field.
Junior forward Tyshon Pickett made 7-of-12 field goal attempts while scoring a game-high 16 points, leading the Red squad to a 34-27 victory in the annual Bradley Basketball Red-White Scrimmage Friday night. The men’s intrasquad scrimmage capped off a Bradley Athletics triple header, labeled Cram the Coliseum. Pickett, a 6-foot-6 power forward who transferred to Bradley this summer, was the only double-digit scorer for the Braves. He added five rebounds and a steal in his 16 minutes on the floor. Senior swing man Jake Eastman and junior guard Walt Lemon, Jr. both chipped in seven points for the Red squad.