WOMEN DOWNED BY OBU

Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 4, 2007) — John Brown women’s basketball fell 45-78 on the road on Monday night to the Lady Bison of Oklahoma Baptist. Rachel Heins had a game high 19 for OBU while Paige Blackburn led the way for JBU with 11.

The Lady Golden Eagles continued to struggle making shots, shooting only 28 percent for the contest to 50 percent from the Lady Bison. OBU also forced John Brown to commit 20 turnovers while only committing 17 themselves.

JBU’s leading scorers, Ashley Wettengel and Nancy Pierre, were only held to three and seven points respectively.

The loss drops John Brown to 3-8 in conference play and 6-16 overall. JBU travels to play Lubbock Christian (Tex.) at 6 p.m. on Thursday and Wayland Baptist (Tex.) at 1 p.m. on Saturday.