Women's Basketball Falls in First Game of Assumption Tip Off Classic to #7 Stonehill
Worcester, Mass. – The Concordia College women's basketball team traveled to Massachusetts this weekend to participate in the Assumption College Tip Off Classic. The Clippers took on No. 7 Stonehill College in their first game on Saturday evening as the Skyhawks defeated Concordia, 96-37.
Stonehill would score the first nine points of the game as the Clippers called a timeout to regroup. The Skyhawls would open up a 30-4 advantage midway through the period as Concordia would respond with a 9-8 scoring advantage during the next two minute of play. At the half the Clippers trailed 62-18 as Stonehill shot 55.6% from the field which included 10 three-point baskets.
In the second half the Skyhawks continued to hold on to their advantage as Stonehill would go on to earn their second victory of the season, 96-37. Concordia was out shot in the game 24.2% to 43.1% and the Skyhawks also held a 59-34 advantage in rebounds.
Concordia (0-4, 0-1 CACC) will take on the hosts of the tournament, Assumption, tomorrow at 3:30 p.m. to conclude their weekend. Fans unable attend the game can follow the action via the live stats and live video links on ConcordiaClippers.com.