Badger Athletics - Spring Hill College News
Badgers wrapped up 2011-12 with 9-19 mark overall
Badgers wrapped up 2011-12 with 9-19 mark overall
Women's Basketball - Sat, Feb. 25, 2012

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Spring Hill College women's basketball team closed out the 2011-12 season with a 71-59 loss at William Carey University on Saturday evening.

The Lady Crusaders (13-13, 9-9) led 32-23 at the intermission and held as much as an 18-point advantage at 56-38 with 11½ minutes to play in the second half.

Spring Hill (9-19, 4-14 SSAC) was led by junior forward Jackie Higgenbotham of Birmingham, Ala., with 17 points and sophomore guard Bria Bohanon of Ponchatoula, La., with 11 points.

Overall, the Badgers shot 42.3% (22-52) from the field and 46.2% (6-13) from 3-point distance. The Badgers lost 17 turnovers and were out-rebounded 37-29.

Carey was paced by Erica Moore with 17 points and Crystal Tucker with 14 points. As a team, the Lady Crusaders shot 50% (29-58) from the field and 20% (4-20) from long range.