Evangel Loses Heartbreaker On the Road at Baker

Evangel Loses Heartbreaker On the Road at Baker

The Basics

Score: Evangel 60, Baker 65

Records: Evangel (6-2; 1-2), Baker (8-1; 3-1)

Location: Baldwin City, Kan.

Box Score

BALDWIN CITY, Kan. – Evangel dropped a heartbreaker on the road at Baker, 65-60 on Tuesday night.

It wasn't the pretty game for either team with Evangel shooting 35% from the field, while Baker shot 27.87%. However, Baker took 37 trips to the free throw, converting 24 of those to help keep them in the lead of the ballgame.

Evangel also committed 24 turnovers in the loss, compared to just 12 for Baker.

Lexie Vaught recorded her second double-double of the season with 14 points and 14 rebounds. Mackenzie Farmer and Brianna Vogts were also both in double figures with 13 and 10 points respectively.

Vaught also led the Crusaders in rebounding with 14, followed by Vogts with 9.  

What's Next

Evangel returns home for a Thursday night matchup with No. 12 MidAmerica Nazarene in the Ashcroft Center. Tipoff is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.  

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