Wednesday College Scores: Loggers Dine on Geoducks
|Puget Sound 73, Evergreen 69 – Recap|
|UPS (6-2 overall)||32||41||73|
|Evergreen (4-5 overall)||24||45||69|
|TESC leader: Brittany Gray – 19 points|
Brittany Gray scored 19 points and Sammi Clark posted a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds but after Evergreen battled back from an eight point halftime deficit, Hannah Leckson’s layup with 2:47 left gave UPS the lead for good and the Loggers escaped with a 73-69 non-conference win at the CRC Gymnasium.
Evergreen led by 10 points with eight minutes gone in the first half but UPS finished the final 12 minutes on a 23-5 run and took a 32-24 lead to the half. The Loggers went 3-for-5 from the three point line and forced 15 turnovers in the half.
But the Geoducks answered right back with a 14-6 run and a three point play by Clark tied the game at 38 at the 16:31 mark. The two teams battled back and forth for the next 14 minutes with neither squad taking more than a four point lead before an Emily Sneldon free throw gave the Loggers a five point lead with 35 seconds left.
Sadee Jones added 15 points and nine boards in the loss. Amanda Forshay scored 20 for UPS.
|Puget Sound 77, Evergreen 65 – Recap|
|UPS (4-4 overall)||33||44||73|
|Evergreen (1-7 overall)||27||38||65|
|TESC leader: Kyle Calhoun – 21 points|
UPS jumped out to a 10-0 lead by the 16:22 mark of the first half and Evergreen never got any closer than four points the rest of the way in their 77-65 non-conference loss. Kyle Calhoun scored 21 points and Marc Taylor scored 11 points with 11 rebounds for the Geoducks.
Evergreen went 10-for-26 (38.5%) from behind the three point line but went just 10-for-26 (33%) from inside the three point line. The Loggers, meanwhile, made just one three pointer in the game but went 29-for-57 (50.9%) from the floor and outscored the Geoducks 40-16 in the paint.
Five Loggers scored in double figures led by Erin Barber and AJ Maw’s 16 points.