Union Ends Bryan Lady Lions Season

Friday, February 28, 2014

The Bryan College women's basketball team competed in semifinal action in the AAC Tournament Friday.  The Lions entered the tournament as the No. 3 seed and competed against No. 2 Union College.   The Bulldogs jumped out to an 11-0 lead.  The Lions cut the lead down to three points, 26-23, at the break.  Union began to pull away in the second half and led by as many as 22 points.  Bryan lost by a final score of 63-45.

Taylor Neuharth led the Lions in scoring with 14 points, including four three-pointers.  She also had three steals.  Keila Formont finished the game with 11 points, 7 rebounds, 4 assists, and 4 steals.  Megan Billingsby had a team high 10 rebounds to go with 5 points.  Kristin Lane added 7 points and 4 rebounds.  Victoria Griffin and Rachel Calfee tallied 8 and 7 rebounds, respectively. 

Bryan shot just 26.7% from the floor for the game, and Union shot 33.9%.  The Lions won the battle on the boards 48-42.  Bryan turned the ball over 25 times; Union had 14 turnovers.

The Lions end the season with an overall record of 20-11, their best record since the 2006-2007 season.

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