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Lady Bisons close out North Carolina road trip

Saturday, February 11, 2006

Feb. 11, 2006

Box Score

Lipscomb's Lady Bisons closed out their road trip to North Carolina with a 58-43 loss Saturday afternoon to Campbell University at Carter Gymnasium Saturday afternoon in Buies Creek, N.C.

Campbell never trailed in the game. The Lady Bisons did tie the score at 9-9 at 15:03 of the first half after a 5-0 scoring run. Campbell answered with an 13-2 run to take a 22-11 lead.

With 1:29 left in the first half the Lady Bisons pulled to within five at 31-26, but Campbell rallied to make it 35-26 at intermission.

Sophomore guard Dana Carrigan led the Lady Bisons in scoring with a game-high 14 points. It was the second game in a row Carrigan has led the team in scoring and her eighth time this season.

In the second half the Lady Bisons rallied to get within five points at 40-35 with 12:37 on the clock thanks to a 3-pointer by Katie Rollins.

Campbell outscored the Lady Bisons 18-5 to close out the game.

The Lady Bisons shot 27.5 percent from the field. Campbell was 41.7 from the field.

Campbell held a 41-37 advantage in rebounding.

Carrigan also grabbed five rebounds and made three steals.

Freshman forward Miriam McAlister also finished in double figures with 10 points. She also added six rebounds and four steals. She tied with Kaleigh Gossman for the team rebounds lead with six.

Letitia Dickson scored 13 points to lead Campbell. Adrienne Rieley added 12.

Campbell is 9-14, overall, 8-7 in the conference.

The Lady Bisons are 6-15 overall, 5-9 in the A-Sun. They return home Thursday night to face East Tennessee State.