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Wilmington shoots past Muskies

Wilmington shoots past Muskies

The Muskingum women's basketball team dropped a pivotal Ohio Athletic Conference contest against Wilmington Wednesday evening, 67-60.

The Basics

  • Records: Muskingum (8-6 overall, 4-3 OAC), Wilmington (9-5 overall, 5-2 OAC)
  • Location: New Concord, Ohio - Anne C. Steele Center

Game Notes

  • Muskingum finished with three players in double figures.
  • Senior Mallory Taylor paced the Muskie offense netting 16 points, while junior Alexandra Carson chipped in 14 points and junior Caitlyn Smith added 10 points.
  • Junior Stephanie Clark grabbed a team-high nine rebounds.
  • The Muskies shot 23-for-70 (.329) from the field and forced 19 Wilmington turnovers.
  • Muskingum edged the Quakers in bench points 12-8.
  • Wilmington was led by Mackenzie Campbell's double-double, scoring 21 points and hauling in 13 boards.
  • Ashley Andracki added 15 points, while Emily Harman finished with 12 points for the Quakers.
  • Wilmington shot 24-for-57 (.421) from the field, including 13-for-16 (.813) from the free throw line.
  • The Quakers held a 47-39 edge in rebounds.

Game Action

  • Wilmington used a 7-0 run in the opening minutes to take the 18-12 first-period advantage.
  • Muskingum rallied in the second period outscoring the Quakers 15-14.
  • In the third period, the Quakers extended its lead to 51-35 on 7-of-16 shooting from the field.
  • The Muskies fourth quarter comeback fell short despite outscoring Wilmington 25-16.

Up Next

  • Muskingum returns to action Saturday, January 14 as they travel to Ohio Northern. Game time is slated for 3:00 PM.