Trojans Win Overtime Nail Biter at Wingate; 67-65

Trojans Win Overtime Nail Biter at Wingate; 67-65

WINGATE, N.C. – Anderson University women's basketball team won its ninth game in a row in nail biter fashion over South Atlantic Conference foe Wingate, 67-65, on Wednesday evening at Cuddy Arena.  

With the victory, the Trojans move to 11-2 overall and 5-0 in conference play while the Bulldogs fall to 8-4 overall and 3-2 in SAC action.

KEY STATS

  • The Trojans made only 2-of-6 fouls shots through the first 38 minutes of action. The final seven minutes, AU went 6-of-8 to close out the game
  • Wingate outrebounded the Trojans 42-32 33-13 in the first quarter
  • Anderson made five more three pointers than Wingate
  • AU's bench outscored the Bulldogs bench 27-20
  • The Bulldogs placed two players in double-digit scoring (Caroline Averette-21 pts) and (Courtney Robinson – 10 pts)

    NOTES
     
  • Sophomore Taylor Hair netted 11 points and grabbed six rebounds coming off of the bench  
  • Junior Alexy Mollenhauer dropped in 18 points while grabbing nine rebounds
  • Junior Madison Baggett chipped in eight points while chasing down six rebounds
  • Sophomore Alexis Tate came off the bench to contribute eight points on 4-of-6 shooting

UP NEXT

Anderson continues its four-game road swing when it plays Coker on Saturday. Tip-off is slated for 2 pm.

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