Siloam Springs, Ark. (January 19, 2007) - The John Brown Lady Golden Eagles fell 53-37 to No. 7 Lubbock Christian (Tex.) on Friday night.
John Brown (5-11, 2-3) went into the locker room down 30-23 at half, but couldn’t manage to find the offensive spark they needed to overcome the seven point deficit. Lubbock Christian junior Ashley Hunter led all scorers with 20 points and seven rebounds, while John Brown’s Nancy Pierre was the only Lady Golden Eagle to reach double figures with 11.
John Brown shot 32 percent for the game and continued to struggle from beyond the arc managing to hit only 3-of-14 three point attempts. Lubbock Christian (14-3, 5-1) turned up the defensive pressure limiting John Brown to 14 total second half points.
John Brown University will return to action next Thursday, Jan. 25 when the travel Bethany, Okla. to take on Southern Nazarene. Southern Nazarene is currently ranked second in the Sooner Athletic Conference standings. Game time is set for 6 p.m.