Bobcats Topple BU Women in Road Contest
The Binghamton University Women's Basketball team fared well in the first half against the Ohio University Bobcats but not in the second half as Ohio U stormed to an 86-49 victory. The Bobcats outscored Binghamton 49-16 in the second half after BU trailed by just four points at the end of the first half.
The Bobcats led 37-33 at the end of the first half but outscored BU by margins of 27-8 and 22-8 over the third and fourth quarters. Ohio University came out flying for the start of the third period with a 13-2 spurt and never looked back. Binghamton made just five shots in the second half going 5-33 from the field.
Carly Boland led the Bearcats in scoring with 12 points. Kai Moon added nine and Rebecca Karmody scored eight points and grabbed seven rebounds for BU.
The game was played in Athens, Ohio. The Bearcats made part of the return trip last night but treacherous driving conditions warranted a stop overnight in Olean. The team returns home today and will host Caldwell at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday. That game can be heard on News Radio 1290 WNBF with coverage beginning at 1:45 P.M.