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Ohio University-Lancaster
Ohio Christian University
Women's Basketball - Tue, Feb. 11, 2014
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Ohio Christian362965
OU-L392766
Feb. 11, 2014
Ohio ChristianIndv. LeadersOU-L
#24 Sarah Bechtel - 26Points 2 Players (#5,#10) - 13
#22 Olivia Davis - 9Rebounds #45 Kelsey Lounsbury - 7
#23 Asia Woodson - 7Assists 2 Players (#33,#34,#24,#32) - 1
Ohio ChristianTeam StatisticsOU-L
36.5% (23 - 63) Field Goals % 34.4% (21 - 61)
48.1% (13 - 27) 3 Point Field Goals % 35.3% (6 - 17)
60% (6 - 10) Free Throws 66.7% (18 - 27)
31Rebounds 26
16Assists 8
18Turnovers 15
02nd Chance Pts 0

LANCASTER, OH - The Lady Blazers suffered their second heartbreaking one-point loss in the last seven days, falling at OU-Lancaster 66-65 on a last second shot at the buzzer on Tuesday night.

Ohio Christian managed to erase a 3 point halftime deficit and take control of the game in the second half behind the hot hand of one of their upperclassmen.  The Trailblazers took a 6 point lead on a three point basket by Sarah Bechtel with less than ten minutes remaining in regulation.  Bechtel went on to score a game-high 26 points as she knocked down 8 of 13 from three point range.

With 0:06 remaining in regulation, OCU found themselves inbounding the ball under their own basket with a 65-64 lead.  As the Trailblazers inbounded the ball, the ball was deflected and rolled out of bounds, where possession was awarded to OU-Lancaster with 0:04 seconds remaining.

The host Cougars inbounded the ball from the sideline for the final play.  After catching the pass, OU-Lancaster dribbled from the left wing towards the basket.  After two dribbles to the basket, the shot went up from about 8 feet and rattled in as the buzzer sounded, giving the Cougars the 66-65 win.

Sarah Bechtel led OCU with 26 points.  Asia Woodson added 19 points and a game-high 7 assists for the Trailblazers.  OCU shot an impressive 13 of 27 from the three point line for 48.1%.  OU-Lancaster enjoyed a 27 to 10 advantage on free throw attempts.  The Cougars went 18 of 27 from the charity stripe for 66.7%.  Ohio Christian was 6 of 10 for 60%.

The Lady Blazers are back in action on Thursday night as the host Miami University - Hamilton.  The game is scheduled to start at 6:00 PM in the Maxwell Leadership Center.

    
 
 
 
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