Royals Hand Ferrum Women ODAC Loss

Jessy Nichols had nine points for Ferrum in the ODAC loss.
Jessy Nichols had nine points for Ferrum in the ODAC loss.

 

FERRUM, Va. -- Ferrum College dropped an Old Dominion Athletic Conference women's basketball game this afternoon at home to visiting Eastern Mennonite University, falling 68-39 at Swartz Gym.

RECORDS
Eastern Mennonite (3-7, 2-3 ODAC)
Ferrum (3-6, 1-4 ODAC)

THE BASICS
Eastern Mennonite led 16-7 after one quarter and 24-14 at the break. The Royals used an 8-0 run to open the third quarter and cruised to the league win. The Panthers won the first meeting between the two teams this season, 57-52, November 24 in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

KEY STATS
Eastern Mennonite: Lexi Dean 17 pts; Chrissy Delawder 12 pts, 10 reb
Ferrum: Kelsey Mosley 9 pts; Jessy Nichols 9 pts

NEXT GAME
Coach Bryan Harvey's team will be back in action Monday and Tuesday, December 17-18, at home. The Panthers face Maryville College Monday and Centre College Tuesday, both with scheduled 3:00 p.m. tip-offs.