|Bethel (Kan.) 1-2||10||10||8||13||41|
|Southwestern Christian 2-1||18||10||26||10||64|
|Nov. 5, 2016|
|Bethel (Kan.)||Indv. Leaders||Southwestern Christian|
|#23 Karlie Schroeder - 12||Points||#2 Eliora Johnson - 27|
|#5 Ciara McKinney - 8||Rebounds||#2 Eliora Johnson - 11|
|#14 JDaijon Sumpter - 5||Assists||2 Players (#10,#11) - 4|
|Bethel (Kan.)||Team Statistics||Southwestern Christian|
|28.6% (16 - 56)||Field Goals %||43.3% (26 - 60)|
|35.3% (6 - 17)||3 Point Field Goals %||42.9% (6 - 14)|
|27.3% (3 - 11)||Free Throws||46.2% (6 - 13)|
|4||2nd Chance Pts||7|
BETHANY, Okla. — Southwestern Christian University rode a big third quarter en route to a 64-41 victory over Bethel (Kan.) Saturday at Pickens-Springer Gymnasium.
The Lady Eagles (2-1) outscored the Threshers 26-8 in the third quarter and cruised to a comfortable 23-point win in their home opener.
Eliora Johnson led the charge with a career-high 27 points on 11-of-17 shooting from the field. The junior forward snared a 11 rebounds to finish with a double-double.
Senior Maranda Janz hit four 3-pointers and followed with 18 points on the afternoon. Janz added four assists and four steals to her stat line.
The Lady Eagles outscored Bethel 38-12 in the paint and 26-0 on the fastbreak. SCU also scored 22 points off 18 Thresher turnovers.
SCU will return to action against Southwestern (Kan.) at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Pickens-Springer Gymnasium. It will be the Lady Eagles last home game until Sooner Athletic Conference play begins on Dec. 1.