On Sunday afternoon, the Spring Hill College women's basketball team fell to Lambuth University by the score of 76-61 in Jackson, Tenn.
Rated as high as No. 9 in the NAIA preseason polls, the Lady Eagles (3-2) held a 41-27 lead at halftime and built their advantage to 62-41 with nine minutes left on the clock. Spring Hill, however, would not throw in the towel and cut the gap to 62-50 with 5:30 remaining, but could get no closer.
For the Badgers, junior center Kimarie Bock of Dunedin, Fla., scored 16 points for the team-high.
Senior guard Jenee Webb scored a career-high 30 points to lead the Lady Eagles.
As a team, the Eagles forced the Badgers into 23 turnovers while committing 19 themselves.
The Lady Badgers made 42.8% (24-56) from the field and continued to struggle from 3-point range making just 2 of 14 (14.2%) in 3-point attempts.
Spring Hill (0-3) will play an exhibition game versus the University of South Alabama (0-1) on Thursday at the Mitchell Center beginning at 5 p.m. with a men's match to follow at 7 p.m.