Date: January 2, 2016
Score: (14) Lyon 74, WBC 52
Records: (14) Lyon (11-2, 7-1 AMC), WBC (8-3, 3-3 AMC)
Location: Southerland-Mabee Center - Walnut Ridge, Ark.
The 14th ranked Scots surged to an early lead in the first quarter and scored an impressive 31 points to hold a 31-13 edge at the end of the quarter. Williams tried to mount a second half comeback, but Lyon proved to be a tough matchup, as they led the game from start to finish.
Stat of the Game:
Turnovers were an integral part of the contest as Lyon was able to force 26 turnovers for the home side while only committing 12.
Inside the Box Score:
• Alytrius Perry (JR/Marked Tree, Ark. ) led the Lady Eagles in scoring with 17 points. She went 3-of-6 from behind the arc.
• Da'Monique Brown (SO/Luxora, Ark. ) had seven points.
• Taylor Williams (JR/Mountain Home, Ark. ) had seven points and four rebounds.
• Andrea Moffitt (JR/Lexington, Tenn. ) had five points and five rebounds in her first game.
• Lyon had three players tally double-digits in points: Jamie Jackson (19), Ali Tucker (15) and Carina Jackson (10).
• Rebounds: Lyon (42), WBC (35)
• Team Shooting: Lyon (26-of-69), WBC (16-of-46)
• Free-Throws: Lyon (14-of-18), Williams (15-of-19)
Williams will host the 8th ranked Lions of Freed-Hardeman University on Tuesday, January 5. Tip-off is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m., start in Walnut Ridge.
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