Slow Start Trips up Trojans at Clayton State; 67-66

Slow Start Trips up Trojans at Clayton State; 67-66

MORROW, GA. – Despite being down by as many as 19, Anderson University women's basketball team battled back narrowly falling to Peach Belt Opponent Clayton State, 67-66, on Friday evening at the Loch.

KEY STATS

  • The Lakers took and early 22-11 lead after one quarter of action
  • Clayton State extended its lead to 19 with 5 minutes to go in the second frame
  • The Trojans placed two players in double-digit scoring
  • Anderson shot 41.4% on 29-of-70 shooting
  • The Lakers made three more free-throws that Anderson attempted
  • Clayton State placed two player in double-digit scoring (Madison Newby 20, Monica Alexander 14)
  • Anderson outrebounded the Lakers 52-30

SCORE BY THE PERIODS

TEAM

1ST

2ND

3RD

4TH

FINAL

ANDERSON

11

16

20

19

66

CLAYTON STATE

22

18

11

16

67


NOTES

  • Junior Alexy Mollenhauer recorded a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebouds
  • Sophomore Alexis Tate ripped down a career high nine rebounds while junior Amari Grevious chipped in a career high 10 points
  • Junior Madison Baggett pulled down 12 rebounds while dishing out five assits
  • Anderson ran off nine straight to close the gap to 10 points with 1:25 left in the second period
  • The Trojans took the lead,41-40, with 4:44 to go in the third quarter
  • Clayton State has won the past 2-of-3 three games…each meeting was a season opener

UP NEXT

Anderson will face Georgia College tomorrow in Morrow, Ga. at The Loch. Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m.

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