Dover, DE- The Penn State Harrisburg women's basketball team played a very physical game against the Wesley Wolverines on Wednesday January 11th. Kaitlyn Carmo led for Harrisburg with 23 points but Harrisburg struggled to close the game when needed, falling 71-67.
Penn State Harrisburg 67 Wesley 71
Brionna Johnson, M. Newsome-Murray, Stacey O'Neale, Alexus Stroud, Adriane Fraser
Penn State Harrisburg: (3-11, 1-6 CAC)
Wesley: (6-8, 2-5 CAC)
How It Happened:
-The Lion's struggled in the first quarter to find the basket as they were outscored 18-12 by the Wolverines. In the second quarter, the visitors started off with an 8-0 run before Harrisburg regrouped and began cut the home teams lead to 6.
-In the second half both teams found the basket for 18 points each while Wesley held on to their early 8 point lead
-Harrisburg sank three straight three pointers with under three minutes to go to trail Wesley by 2 with 1:38 to go
-Wesley's lead earlier in the game proved to be too much for Harrisburg as they fell 71-67
Penn State Harrisburg will host Christopher Newport on Saturday January 14th at 1 pm