Badger Athletics - Spring Hill College News
Women's Basketball - Sat, Feb. 13, 2010
The Spring Hill College women's basketball team lost to Dillard University 63-38 in a conference home game on Saturday evening.
 
SHC trailed the Lady Bleu Devils 31-18 at halftime.  The Badgers opened the second period on a 7-0 run to cut the lead to 31-25, but could get no closer.
 
Senior guard Kristi Ybarra of Gulf Shores, Ala., scored 11 points to lead the Badgers. 
 
Dillard (9-15, 2-12 GCAC) was lead by Ariel Mitchell with 13 points and Guylene Nsiewe came off the bench to add 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Bleu Devils. 
 
Spring Hill shot 27.5% (11-40) from the field and 30.4% (7-23) from 3-point land, but made just 7 of 23 (33.3) free throws.  Dillard shot 40.8% (20-49) from the floor and 44.4% (4-9) from long distance. 
 
Both teams suffered 20 turnovers as Dillard stole the ball 13 times and the Badgers took it away nine times.
 
Spring Hill (2-22, 0-14 GCAC) will host Belhaven University (13-12, 4-10 GCAC) on Thursday at 5:30 p.m.