LANCASTER, Pa. - The Gallaudet University women's basketball team lost 82-59 here Friday night against Lancaster Bible College in a North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) game.
The Bison (0-4, 0-2 NEAC) trailed the entire game as Lancaster Bible (2-1, 2-0 NEAC) led by five, 16-11, after the first quarter and took a 37-28 lead into halftime. Gallaudet was outscored 28-15 in the third quarter and 45-31 the entire second half.
Gallaudet is 0-11 against Lancaster Bible since the Chargers joined the NEAC during the 2011-12 season.
Junior forward Kelsey Hudson (Blissfield, Mich.) led the Bison with 19 points, nine rebounds and three steals. Hudson made both of GU's 3-pointers in the game. Junior guard Tuesdae Dunklin (Gardendale, Ala.) scored a career-high 14 points as she made 7-of-12 shots from the field. Freshman guard Jakkisha Smith (Dallas, Texas) was the third Bison in double figures with 12 points, five rebounds, four steals and one assist off the bench.
Four different Chargers scored in double figures led by Caitlin Hickey's 23 points as she made 11-of-12 shots from the field to go with seven assists and three steals. Krissy Pennell added 18 points while Courtney Goyak (14 points, 17 rebounds) recorded a double-double and Kaylee Boger (12 points) made four 3-pointers.
The Bison got off to a slow start as they only made 28.6 percent (10-of-35) of their shots from the field in the first half. GU was able to keep the deficit to single digits before Lancaster Bible pulled away right before halftime.
LBC's lead reached 20 points in the third quarter and stayed at that margin late in the fourth quarter.
- Sophomore Kelli Barnes (Hope Mills, N.C.) scored four points and grabbed five rebounds
- Junior guard Kori Koss (Delavan, Wis.) led the Bison with nine assists to go along with five points, four rebounds and three steals
- Koss committed 10 of GU's 25 turnovers which led to 22 LBC points
- The Bison held a 15-12 edge in bench points
- LBC scored 50 points in the paint
- This is the second time the Bison have lost by the same 82-59 score, Elmira defeated GU last Sunday by the same margin
The Bison continue NEAC competition tomorrow (Saturday, Dec. 3) at Penn St.-Berks (0-3, 0-1 NEAC) at 1 p.m.