BEREA, Ky. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College women's basketball team traveled to the Seabury Center tonight at 6:00 p.m. The Pomeroys battled NCAA Division III Berea College and were defeated 110-48. SMWC has dropped five of their last six contests.
The Pomeroys (3-6) and Mountaineers battled back and forth early on after Molly Buzek drove inside for a lay-up to cut the lead 7-6. Berea put together a 17-to-3 run to extend their lead 24-9 at the conclusion of the first quarter. At halftime, the Pomeroys trailed 57-29, despite forcing 15 turnovers in the first half. In the third quarter, Berea retained their dominance and outscored the Pomeroys 26-to-11. SMWC was unable to find their identity offensively which led to their 110-48 loss.
By the Numbers
- (28) The Pomeroys stout defensive play forced Berea College to commit 28 turnovers.
- (39) SMWC grabbed a total of 39 rebounds which earned the team eight second chance points.
- (20) Maggie Reimer led the team with 20 points, two rebounds, a block and a steal.
The Pomeroys will battle a tough 24-hour turnaround as they tip-off against University of Cincinatti-Clermont, tomorrow, at 6:00 p.m.
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