Women's Hoops downed by Eastern Nazarene, 63-55

Kelsey Maynard

QUINCY, Mass. --- The Becker College women's basketball team lost 63-55 at Eastern Nazarene College on Saturday afternoon in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) at the Lahue PE Center in Quncy, Massachusetts.

THE BASICS
January 11, 2020
Lahue PE Center, Quncy, Mass.
Score: Eastern Nazarene 63, Becker 55
Records: The Lions of Eastern Nazarene 9-1, 3-0 NECC | The Hawks of Becker 3-10, 2-2 NECC

FOR THE HAWKS OF BECKER

  • Becker senior guard Cassidy Harrison (Foxborough, Mass. / Foxborough) led the Hawks with 18 points, four steals and three assists.
  • Senior guard Kelsey Maynard (Millville, Mass. / Tri-County Vocational) matched her season-high with 13 points, shooting six-of-14 from the floor. Maynard also tallied three steals in the contest.
  • Freshman forward Natasha Pacheco (Fairfax, Va. / WT Woodson) tallied eight points and a team-high eight boards.
  • Sophomore guard Riley Berry (Margate, Fla. / Piper) scored six points off the bench.
  • The Hawks forced the Lions into 26 turnovers, leading to 29 points for Becker.

FOR THE LIONS OF EASTERN NAZARENE

  • Eastern Nazarene forward Stevie Orton (Gilford, N.H. / Gilford) was dominant inside, scoring a game-high 20 points with 11 rebounds.
  • Senior guard Jenn Burnham (West Valley City, Utah / Hunter) scored 15 points off the bench.
  • Senior guard Jenn Burnham (West Valley City, Utah / Hunter) added six points and five rebounds.
  • The Lions outrebounded the Hawks, 39-24.

TURNING POINT

  • Eastern Nazarene held a 52-38 lead late in the third quarter when Becker went on an 8-2 run to pull to within eight on a layup from Harrison with 5:49 to go. The Hawks later pulled to within four 1;53 left in the game off a basket from Becker junior forward Julia Campellone (Bellingham, Mass. / Bellingham). But a 7-1 run by the Lions put the game out of the reach.

UP NEXT
The Hawks are back on the court next Saturday when they play host to Dean College in a 1:00 p.m. contest.

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