Notre Dame, Ind. The Holy Cross College women’s basketball team returned to Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference action tonight when they hosted Robert Morris University in a pivotal conference matchup. Both teams came into tonight’s match currently fighting for post-season contention. The Saints took the lead late in the game, but RMU was able to go up two with under 20 seconds to play. Holy Cross had a shot late to tie it but were unable to connect as they fell 61-59. With the loss, women’s basketball falls to 8-17 overall and 7-10 in the CCAC while RMU improves to 15-10 and 11-8.
Score: Holy Cross fell to RMU 61-59
Records: Holy Cross (8-17) | RMU (15-10)
Location: McKenna Arena | Holy Cross College | Notre Dame, Ind.
Jayda Miller – 16 pts, 3 rebs, 6-6 FT
Arielle Thatcher – 13 pts, 7 rebs, 3 assists
Brooke Sterkowitz – 11 pts, 3-5 3-pt FG
Kaelyn Barlow – 10 pts, 9 rebs, 5-5 FG
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
Holy Cross shot 43% from the field and 36% from behind the arc
RMU shot 35% from the field and 29% from three
The Saints committed 18 turnovers to RMU’s 11
NEXT TIME OUT