Bacone Falls 66-46 to USAO

November 26, 2012

CHICKASHA, Okla. – In their first road contest of the year the Bacone Lady Warriors started out of the gate slow, trailing 47-13 at halftime to USAO; they eventually fell short 66-46 Monday night, Nov. 26.

The first half the Lady Warriors hit only 23 percent (six of 26) including going zero for 10 from three-point range with 16 turnovers; by contrast USAO hit 48 percent to take the 47-13 intermission lead.

After halftime Bacone righted the ship, holding USAO to 19 points and forcing 14 turnovers while outscoring USAO 33-19 but the halftime lead turned out to be insurmountable as the Lady Warriors lost by a final count of 66-46.

Emily Lovell led Bacone in scoring with 11 points and six rebounds.

Bacone (1-1) will face the University of the Ozarks tonight, Nov. 27 in Clarksville, Ark. at 5:30 p.m.