FINAL SCORE: Apprentice School 68, Bennett 25
RECORDS: Apprentice School 20-4, Bennett 4-15
LOCATION: Greensboro, NC
ON THE COURT: Using a 24-0 run that covered the last ten minutes of the first half and first three of the second, the Apprentice School Lady Builders defeated Bennett College 68-25 on Wednesday night.
The Belles hung around in the first half and tied the game 10-all on a Quanisha Brown jumper with 10:21 left. Kelsey Daniels hit a jumper at the 9:40 mark to start the 18-0 run that closed the first half for the Lady Builders. Her jumper with 51 seconds left gave the final score of the first half for a 28-10 Apprentice School lead. Daniels jumper with 17:12 left in the game was the closing mark in the 24-0 run as Apprentice School held a 34-10 lead.
BEHIND THE BOXSCORE
- Daniels was the leading scorer in the game with 18 points and eight rebounds to go with two blocked shots.
- April McCoy chipped in 14 points, eight rebounds and five blocked shots.
- Jessica Neighbors nearly had a double-double with 11 points and nine rebounds to go with six steals.
- Tia Brothers was the leading rebounder for the Lady Builders with 11.
- For the game, the Lady Builders were 29-of-77 from the floor (37.7%) and held Bennett 11-of-61 from the floor (18%).
- The win tonight marked the fifth time in the history of Lady Builder basketball that the team has had 20 wins in a season.
NEXT UP – MID-ATLANTIC CHRISTIAN
The Lady Builders will honor their senior class on Monday night as they host Mid-Atlantic Christian University at 5 pm.