Future Cards help East team win

Three future University of Louisville women's basketball players were on the winning East team in the Girls' McDonald's All-American game on Wednesday night at the United Center in Chicago. Asia Durr scored 14 points and Taja Cole had 13 to lead the way.

Three players who will be wearing Louisville uniforms next season helped the East team win the Girls' McDonald's All-American game on Wednesday night.

U of L signee Asia Durr led the East team to an 89-87 win with 14 points, while Taja Cole chipped in 13 and the third signee - Samantha Fuehring - had three points and four rebounds. All three are part of U of L's five-player No. 1 recruiting class.

Durr is considered the No. 1 player in the country by several outlets. She won the 3-point contest on Monday and was 6 of 13 from the field in the game. She added four assists in 24 minutes for the winning team. Durr averaged by averaging 33.3 points, 6.4 rebounds, and 1.5 steals a game as a senior at St. Pius X in Atlanta.

Cole, a native of Richmond, Va., was 4 of 10 from the field and scored 11 points in the second half. She also had two assists and five rebounds in 17 minutes.

A native of Lodi, N.J., Fuehring was 1 of 6 from the field in 16 minutes.

All three are expected on campus in early June.


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