The Spring Hill College Lady Badgers basketball team snapped a six-game winless skid with a 76-62 win over Concordia College-Selma on Friday evening at the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center.
Strong inside play by junior center Kimarie Bock of Dunedin, Fla., led the Badgers to a 22-lead at 25-3 just eight minutes into the contest and then to a 28-point bulge five minutes into the second period at 53-25.
The Lady Hornets (1-8) regrouped to cut the SHC advantage to 14 with one minute remaining, but it was too little, too late as the Badgers coasted to a 76-62 final.
The Lady Badgers made 44.9% (31-69) of their shots from the field and were 2-10 (20%) from 3-point range. SHC turned the ball over 29 times as Concordia found 13 steals.
Concordia shot 31.9% (22-69) from the field and completed 3 of 14 3-point attempts (21.4%). The Hornets committed 24 turnovers in the face of 8 SHC steals.
Bock led all scorers with 25 points while junior forward Lynleigh Hughes of Hammond, La., had a double/double with 12 points and 11 rebounds. Senior guard Robynetta Hargrave also recorded a double/double with 11 points and 13 rebounds. Freshman guard Kristin Rogers added 11 points for SHC.
Concordia was led by Treasure Baker with 19 points and 9 rebounds while Tamara Shaw had 14 points.
Spring Hill College (1-6) will next host Shorter College on Sunday, December 13, at the Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center beginning at 2 p.m.