Photo by Robert Cifone
PITTSBURGH --- Carlow University lost a tight contest down the
street, 82-74, to Chatham University Wednesday.
The Celtics (0-7) battled the Cougars (3-2) throughout the game,
coming from behind several times to keep the score close. The teams
entered halftime with Chatham holding a slim, 37-34, lead over the
In the second half, Chatham led by 17 points with under 10
minutes remaining in the game. Rece
Henneman (SR/Clarksville, Pa.) sunk both his foul
shots to cut the Chatham lead to 66-61 with under five minutes to
play. At the line again just 30 seconds later, Henneman hit his
free throws to put Carlow within three points of the Cougars.
Carlow and Chatham traded three-pointers as time ticked away.
The Celtics were forced to foul to regain possession, and the
Cougars converted at the line.
Henneman ended the night with a game-high 24 points for the
Celtics and Marcus Millien (SO/Orlando, Fla.)
Three Cougars scored in double digits, and the team shot 76.5
percent from the foul line compared to Carlow's 62.5 percent on the
night. Carlow shot almost five percent better than Chatham from the
field but committed 23 turnovers.
Carlow travel to Findlay (Ohio) Nov. 26 for a 7 p.m. game. Links
to live coverage can be found at https://bit.ly/MBB_1920.
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