FERRUM, Va. -- Jacy Marvin had 16 points, including four three-pointers, but Ferrum College fell 67-63 tonight at home to Lynchburg College in Old Dominion Athletic Conference women's basketball play at Swartz Gym.
Lynchburg (12-10, 10-5 ODAC)
Ferrum (3-19, 1-14 ODAC)
Ferrum 17-10 after the first period, only to the the Hornets storm back to take the second 22-12 and grab a 32-29 lead at the break. Molly Shephard sank a pair of free throws at 8:17 of the fourth period to give Lynchburg its biggest lead at 60-47. Ferrum used a furious rally over the next eight minutes to cut the lead to 66-63 on Maggie Self's three-pointer with 10 seconds left in regulation, but the Hornets hung on from there.
Coach Bryan Harvey's team will be back in action Saturday, Feb. 9, at Virginia Wesleyan University. The ODAC game tips off at 2:00 p.m. in Virginia Beach.