Conway, Ark. – The Central Baptist Lady Mustangs hosted Harris-Stowe State in their next to last American Midwest Conference game of the season. CBC won 66-61. The Mustangs will wrap up their season at home Saturday against No 23 Lindenwood University- Belleville.
The first quarter saw two ties as it was evenly played until CBC scored on four of the last five baskets made to lead by six, 20-14. Emily Gardner (FR/Melbourne, AR) had eight to pace the Lady Mustangs. The second quarter saw HSSU tie the game with 2:49 to play on Shaye Barrett free throws. Back to Back three-point shots by CBC's Audrey Moran (JR/Viliona, AR) gave Central Baptist a 35-30 halftime lead.
CBC would not trail in the second half of play and would see leads up to 12 points. After a jumper from HSSU's Angela Reed made it 60-52 CBC at the 2:48 mark, the free throws reigned supreme to provide the final margin.
HSSU's Angela Randall would lead all scorers with 20. Alantis Sutton would add 17. For Central Baptist College, Audrey Moran would lead with 17. Emily Gardner and Karlie Senko (FR/Bradford, AR) would finish with 11 each.
NEXT UP: The Mustangs finish their season at home with Senior Day. On February 25th they host (23) Lindenwood University- Belleville with a 1:00 pm start.
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