Women's Basketball - Sun, Jan. 26, 2014
Game-highs, career outings and near perfect shooting describe the senior trio Sunday afternoon in Columbia, Ky. Andrea Howard finished with 20 points and 10 rebounds (game-highs), Kourtney Tyra broke 1,500 points for her career with 14 and tied a career-high with 13 assists, and Lizza Jonas went 7-of-8 from the field for 17 points.
No. 6 Georgetown College women's basketball handed receiving votes Lindsey Wilson College an 80-60 setback in Biggers Sports Center. The Tigers improve to 14-3 overall and 8-1 in the Mid-South Conference, tying them atop with No. 8 Campbellsville. They hold the head-to-head in that series with a game to play against CU in Davis-Reid Alumni Gym.
The Blue Raiders (14-7, 4-5) are good at home, 9-2 coming into Sunday. However, GC erased an early deficit and never looked back. LWC rallied to trim a 21-point deficit to 13 midway through the second half, but Jonas, Howard and Tyra responded to help put the game on ice.
Devanny King added seven points and nine rebounds. Teonia McCune had eight points, three rebounds and three blocks. For the second straight game, every Tiger that played scored. Jessica Foster finished with six, Mykal Farris four, Haley Armstrong and Tena Johnson two each.
Georgetown returns to action 6 pm Thursday at University of Rio Grande.