Women Fly over Flying Queens

Siloam Springs, Ark. (February 10, 2007) — Nancy Pierre and Jordyn West combined to hit nine of John Brown’s 11 three point makes while leading John Brown to a 57-51 win over Wayland Baptist (Tex.). Pierre led all scorers with 19 points and six boards, while West pitched in with 12 points and seven rebounds. Ashley Wettengel followed close behind with 11 points.

Anastasia Okolo led Wayland Baptist (12-14, 3-11) with 14 points and six boards.

John Brown (7-17, 4-9) came out fired up nailing eight second half three pointers after taking a one point deficit into the break. JBU, however, outscored Wayland Baptist 35-29 in the second half en route to the six point win.

The Lady Golden Eagles shot 47 percent from the floor including 48 percent from three-point range, but lost the rebounding battle 27-37.

JBU returns to action on Thursday when it travels to Oklahoma City to face Oklahoma Christian at 6 p.m.