Women's College Basketball

JWCC can't complete rally during Region 24 loss at home

By THE HERALD-WHIG STAFF
Posted: Jan. 13, 2018 7:10 pm

QUINCY -- A 14-2 run during the second half helped the Illinois Central College women's basketball team pull away for a 50-38 Region 24 victory over John Wood Saturday afternoon at the Student Activity Center.

JWCC's Shelby Connell scored on back-to-back possessions late in the third quarter to cut the Cougars' lead to 34-32. Illinois Central held the Trail Blazers to one field goal in the next seven minutes. A layup by Emma Henderson with 3:35 left capped off the Cougars' run and extended their lead to 48-34.

JWCC (5-12) fell behind 11-3 midway through the first quarter and faced its biggest deficit at 23-9 after Bailey Larsen drained a 3-pointer from the top of the key with 6:50 left in the first half. The Trail Blazers responded with an 11-4 run.

Autumn Voigt was the only Trail Blazer to score in double figures, finishing with 10 points. Jasmine Levy led Illinois Central (13-5) with 11 points.

Illinois Central 50, John Wood 38

ILLINOIS CENTRAL (13-5)

Faulkner 3-8 0-0 6, Coates 1-5 0-0 2, Walker 4-8 0-0 9, Maynard 2-4 2-2 6, Larsen 3-11 0-0 8, Levy 5-10 1-2 11, Magro 1-2 0-0 2, Williams 0-2 0-0 0, Pinnock-Bradford 0-0 0-0 0, Henderson 2-6 0-0 4, Banks 0-0 0-0 0, Evans 0-0 2-2 2. Totals 21-56 5-6 50.

JOHN WOOD (5-12)

Voigt 4-11 2-6 10, Lagemann 2-7 2-4 6, McCabe 0-2 0-0 0, Patrick 2-6 0-0 5, Hyer 2-8 0-0 4, Augspurg 1-2 0-0 2, Campbell 0-0 0-0 0, Vance 2-3 0-2 4, Wood 1-6 0-0 2, Connell 2-4 1-2 5. Totals 16-49 5-14 38.

Halftime -- Illinois Central 29, JWCC 21. 3-point field goals -- Illinois Central 3-11 (Walker 1-1, Larsen 2-7, Magro 0-1, Henderson 0-2), JWCC 1-6 (Patrick 1-3, Augspurg 0-1, Vance 0-1, Connell 0-1). Fouls -- Illinois Central 17, JWCC 9. Rebounds -- Illinois Central 44 (Coates 10), JWCC 28 (Lagemann 5). Assists -- Illinois Central 9 (Larsen 3), JWCC 14 (Patrick 5). Steals -- Illinois Central 9 (Larsen 5), JWCC 11 (Patrick 3, Hyer 3). Turnovers -- Illinois Central 22, JWCC 17. Fouled out -- None.

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