Although in the first 3 minutes of the game, it looked like it could be a close game the Lady Bulldogs ended up defeating the Lady Scots of Covenant College by 14 points. . The Lady Bulldogs pulled their lead to as much as 8 points, but the Scots got a second wind. The Scots tied the score at 20-20 with 3:52 left in the half. This motivated the Lady Bulldogs to score the next 10 points. The Lady Bulldogs ended the half leading the Lady Scots 33-24.
The lead the Lady Bulldogs had to start the second half was too much for the Lady Scots and motivation for the Lady Bulldogs. The Lady Scots were able to bring it to within 3 points at 14:10, but then the Lady Bulldogs had an 11 point stretch to make the score 50-36. The scoring just continued for the Lady Bulldogs to end the game with a win and a final score of 62-48.
Candace Cain had a great game leading all scorers with 18 points and pulling down 5 rebounds. Freshmen Gabby Jordan and Lauren Murr each scored 8 points to contribute to the Lady Bulldog win.
The Lady Bulldogs travel to Virginia Intermont on Wednesday, January 27th for AAC action at 5:30 pm.