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Holy Cross WBB falter down the stretch vs Goshen

by | Dec 31, 2020 | Basketball Blogs, Headlines | 0 comments

Notre Dame, Ind.  The Holy Cross College women’s basketball returned from Christmas break to host Goshen College in a non-conference matchup. After a slow start, the Saints trailed 13-11 after the first quarter. Holy Cross would battle back and take a 29-23 lead with 5 minutes to play in the first half. After a Goshen run late, Holy Cross trailed 36-35 entering halftime. It was a back and forth battle in the second half with both teams making small runs. The Saints were down by two with 11 seconds to play, but failed to come up with a basket as they fell 71-69.

MATCH DETAILS

Score: Holy Cross fell to Goshen 71-69

Records: Holy Cross (3-4) | Goshen (3-8)

Location: McKenna Arena | Holy Cross College | Notre Dame, Ind.

 

SCORING SUMMARY

Arielle Thatcher – 24 points, 7/11 FG

Jayda Miller – 14 points, 11 rebounds, 3 assists, 7/7 FT

Lauren Morris – 9 points

 

INSIDE THE BOXSCORE

Jayda Miller posted a double-double with 14 points and 11 rebounds

Women’s Basketball shot 37% from the field and 33% from three

Goshen shot 42% from the field and 29% from three

Both teams committed 17 turnovers, with Goshen winning the rebound battle 43-40

 

NEXT TIME OUT

The Saints have a schedule update and will now host Lincoln College on Wednesday, January 6. Tipoff set for 5:30pm in McKenna Arena.