Score: Evangel 56, John Brown 80
Records: Evangel (1-2); John Brown (2-1)
Location: Springfield, Mo. | Ashcroft Center
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel women's basketball team fell 80-56 Saturday night to visiting John Brown in non-conference action.
The Crusaders shot just 30 percent from the field as the Golden Eagles had a hot night shooting 54 percent. Evangel was just 3-of-18 from the three-point line in the loss as JBU knocked down ten three-pointers.
Evangel was led by 29 points from Sydnee Garrett. Garrett finished with a double-double pulling down 12 boards and going 7-of-9 from the free throw line.
Alison Jarrell added eight points for the Crusaders and two assists in the loss.
John Brown was led by Baily Cameron who finished with 16 points. Preslea Reece added 10 points and four boards for JBU.
Evangel makes a quick turnaround heading to Missouri Baptist on Monday. The non-conference tilt is scheduled for a 5:30 p.m. tipoff.
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