Brescia basketball teams split road doubleheader

February 12, 2019 | 11:39 pm

Updated February 12, 2019 | 11:39 pm

Illustration by The Owensboro Times

Brescia 66, Cincinnati Christian 64
The Lady Bearcats (9-18, 7-9) used a quick start to upend CCU (14-14, 10-7) on the road for a conference win in the final week of the regular season.

Catherine Dunn scored 19 points to lead Brescia, while Cassidy Moss added 14 points and 9 rebounds.

The Lady Bearcats started strong and built a 19-9 advantage after the first period. They extended the lead to 43-27 by halftime.

The Lady Eagles came out of the break hot to cut into the deficit and only trailed by 8 points heading into the final period. They again controlled the quarter, but Brescia had just enough to hang on for the win.

The Lady Bearcats finish the season at home Saturday against Indiana University Kokomo.

Brescia 19-24-9-14–66
Cincinnati 9-18-17-20–64
Brescia: Catherine Dunn 19, Cassidy Moss 14, Aaliyah Rogers 9, Princess Holloway 7, Alicia Salazar 6, Hallie Fisher 4, Hailey Kendall 4, Jaycie Lune 3

Cincinnati Christian 98, Brescia 94
The Bearcats (14-13, 10-7) weren’t able to hold onto their halftime lead on the road against the Eagles (14-15, 8-9).

Brescia hit 12 3-pointers, including five by Jalen Rose, but CCU hit 14 of their own. Rose led all scorers with 25. Kayode Daboiku added 23 points and 9 rebounds.

Brescia started strong and built a 48-39 halftime lead, though the Eagles were able to complete the comeback in the second period.

Brescia 48-46–94
Cincinnati 39-59-98
Brescia: Jalen Rose 25, Kayode Daboiku 23, Damontae Barnhill 12, Tristen Murray 11, Darrion Morrow 9, Dillon Geralds 7, Zach McDaniel 5, Noah Cunningham 2

February 12, 2019 | 11:39 pm

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