University of the Ozarks 65, Fontbonne University 53
Records: University of the Ozarks (1-3), Fontbonne University (1-1)
Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018
Memphis, Tennessee | Mallory Gymansium | Rhodes College
The Eagles captured their first win of the season with a strong defensive performance. The Eagles forced Fontbonne into 24 turnovers in the game and scored 20 points off those miscues. The Eagles owned a 15-7 lead after the first quarter. After the half, the Eagles stormed out to a 33-24 advantage behind back-to-back three-pointers from Kamryn McKinney and Fontbonne had trouble recovering the rest of the game. Hailey Ostrander made a layup late in the third quarter to give the Eagles a 43-28 lead. The Eagles out scored the Griffins 16-9 in the third quarter alone. Ostrander paced the Eagles with 20 points. The win gave head coach Kourtni Williams her first as a head coach.
Scoring - Hailey Ostrander (20)
Rebounding - Cassie Emerson (11)
Assists - Savannah Kate Smith, Hailey Ostrander, Delanei Stephens (2)
The Eagles forced Fontbonne into 24 turnovers and scored 20 points off those.
The Eagles will play Bluffton in the Rhodes College Tip-Off Classic November 18.