Women’s Basketball falters in second half against Alice Lloyd College

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Clara Wilson pulls up for the shotPhoto by Robert Cifone


PIPPA PASSES, Ky. --- Carlow University women's basketball lost a River States Conference matchup, 85-70, to Alice Lloyd College on the road Thursday.

The Eagles (10-11, 2-8 RSC) started the game with a lead and did not relinquish the lead at any time or the remainder of the game.

Alice Lloyd took a 43-37 lead into halftime against the Celtics (8-15, 3-7 RSC).

The Eagles went on an 11-4 run to start the second half, stretching the lead to 13 points at the end of the third quarter.

At one point in the fourth quarter, Alice Lloyd led by as much as 26 points. Despite chipping away at that lead, Carlow was unable to mount a comeback in the final quarter.

The Celtics shot 35.9 percent from the field and 65.2 percent from the free throw line on the night. The Eagles shot 82.6 percent from the line and 40 percent from beyond the arc.

Carlow out-scored the Eagles, 34-19, off the bench but Alice Lloyd out-rebounded the Celtics, 48-37.

Kamryn Lach (SO/Bethel Park, Pa.) led the Celtics with 15 points and three assists. All of Lach's buckets were three-pointers.

Senior Emma Stille (Westerville, Ohio) scored 14 points off the bench and was 4 for 4 from the free throw line.

Clara Wilson (SO/Johnstown, Pa.) was 3 for 3 from the line and added 11 points in the effort.

Carlow concludes its RSC road trip at Asbury (Ky.) University on Feb. 1. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m., and links to live coverage can be found at https://bit.ly/WBB_1920.

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