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Joliet, Ill.  The Holy Cross College women’s basketball team returned to Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference action tonight when they took on No. 11 University of St. Francis on the road. After a slow start, Holy Cross was down 34-13 after the first half. The Saints would outscore St. Francis 37-24 in the second half, but the comeback was unable to overcome the halftime deficit, as Holy Cross would fall 59-50. With the loss, women’s basketball falls to 8-19 overall and 7-12 in the CCAC while USF improves to 23-4 and 19-1.

MATCH DETAILS

Score: Holy Cross fell to USF 59-50

Records: Holy Cross (8-19) | USF (23-4)

Location: Sullivan Center | University of St. Francis | Joliet, Ill.

 

SCORING SUMMARY

Sidney Taylor – 11 pts, 3-5 3-pt FG

Arielle Thatcher – 8 pts, 4 assists

 

INSIDE THE BOXSCORE

Holy Cross shot 28% from the field and 32% from behind the arc

USF shot 40% from the field and 27% from three

Both teams finished with 40 rebounds

 

NEXT TIME OUT

The Saints will be back in action on Saturday, February 15 when they host St. Xavier University. Tipoff set for 1:00pm.