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23 Jul 2014
24 Jul 2014
WOMEN'S COLLEGE HOOPS: Unbeaten George Fox holds off L&C
No. 8 George Fox remained unbeaten, edging host Lewis & Clark 70-65 in a Northwest Conference game Friday night.
Katie Anderson's 15 points led four L&C players in double figures.
Ayisat Afolabi scored 12 points and had five rebounds, Kaitlin Mathewson had 11 and Tayler Wang had 11 points, five rebounds and four assists.
The Pioneers fell to 6-6 overall and 1-2 in the NWC. George Fox is 12-0, 3-0.
A 10-0 run midway through the second half cut the Bruins' lead to one point.
L&C plays at 6 p.m. Saturday at Linfield.
Concordia's McKenna Daly had 17 points and seven rebounds, both team highs, but the Cavaliers lost 74-71 Friday night at Northwest Christian of Eugene.
It was NCU's first win in eight outings and lifted the Beacons to 1-5 in the Cascade Collegiate Conference and 4-10 overall.
Concordia dropped to 1-5, 3-14.
Lexi Campbell added 16 points for the Cavaliers, who will play Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at Corban.
Corban won its third consecutive home game on Friday night, downing Warner Pacific 78-58.
Janelle Weiss led WPC with 11 points, and Jessica Thoens added nine points and a team-high five assists.
Warner is 5-12 overall and 1-5 in the CCC. Corban climbed to 10-8, 5-1.
The Knights go to Eugene on Saturday for a 5:30 p.m. game at Northwest Christian.