ATLANTA - The Sewanee women's basketball team fell to the Eagles of Emory, 72-52, Tuesday night.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP
Final Score: Emory (4-2) 72, Sewanee (5-3) 52
Sewanee Athletics Social Media | Twitter/Instagram: @SewaneeTigers
Women's Basketball Social Media | Twitter: @Sewaneewbb | Instagram: @sewanee_wbb
HOW IT HAPPENED
-Thanks to Lakeisha Phillips scoring the first two field goals of the game, Sewanee held an early 5-4 lead with less than six minutes left in the opening period.
-However, that would not last, as the Eagles held Sewanee scoreless for the remainder of the period and the first two minutes of the second quarter. The home team went on a 15-0 run during the span. From there, the game was in control of Emory.
SEWANEE KEY STATISTICS
-Sue Kim led all scorers with 15 points and five boards.
EMORY KEY STATISTICS
-Ashley Oldshue scored 14 points on 6-of-10 shooting to lead the Eagles.
The back-to-back trips to the Peach State conclude Wednesday with a contest at Covenant.