Eagles Fend Off Upset-Minded Bearcats on the Road
OWENSBORO, Ky. - Brescia led for much of the first half and went into the break clinging onto a 45-44 lead but the Eagles would respond with a big second half effort en route to 96 points and ultimately the 96-89 win.
Kylee Gorby led the way with 21 big time points for a team high. AJ Lewis came in off the bench for the Eagles, and even started the second half, to provide a spark after the visitors struggled to get things going in the first. She had nine points.
Other double digit scorers included Ellie Steiner (16), Annissia Wood (12) and Sam Burr (11). Burr collected a double double with 12 rebounds accompanying her 11 points.
The Eagles will next travel to Alice Lloyd on Tuesday 2/11 for a 6 p.m. game before returning home for three of their last four regular season contests. Senior day is slated for Saturday 2/15 at 2 p.m.