Date: January 9, 2016
Score: (8) Columbia 80, WBC 59
Records: (8) Columbia (16-1, 9-0 AMC), WBC (8-6, 3-6 AMC)
Location: Columbia, Mo.
The Lady Eagles ended its two game road trip on Saturday afternoon, in Columbia, Mo., where they faced the 8th ranked Cougars of Columbia College. Columbia held a 27-17 edge after the end of the first quarter and led by 11 points at the end of the first half. Williams could not gain an edge in the second period and fell to current AMC leader.
Stat of the Game:
Free Throw Percentage: CC: 19-of-20 (95%), WBC: 6-of-9 (67%)
Inside the Box Score:
• Michaela Thompson (SR/Viola, Ark.) had a season-high with 19 points. She shot 9-of-16 from the floor. She led the team with three steals.
• Andrea Moffitt (JR/Lexington, Tenn. ) also had a season-high with 15 points. She contributed with a team-high seven rebounds.
• Alytrius Perry (JR/Marked Tree, Ark. ) added ten points and a game-high six assists.
• CC was led by Corri Hamilton's double-double performance of 23 points and 10 rebounds, both game-highs.
• Team Rebounds: CC (43), WBC (28)
• Team Turnovers: CC (19), WBC (18)
• Team Assists: CC (16), WBC (15)
The Lady Eagles return home for a two-game homestand against Missouri Baptist University and St. Louis College of Pharmacy. WBC will first host the Spartans of Missouri Baptist on Thursday, January 14. Tip-off is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m. start, in the Southerland-Mabee Center.
For more updates on the women's basketball team and for live video streaming of the event, check out www.wbceagles.com