BANGOR, Maine -- Despite 18 points from Haley Driscoll, the Colby College women's basketball team had a spirited comeback fall short in a 76-73 loss at Husson University on Tuesday night.
Driscoll was 7-for-12 from the field, added eight rebounds, three assists, and two blocked shots. Sarah Hancock (pictured) had a big game with 14 points on 4-for-5 shooting from 3-point range. Emily Davis had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds, Katie McCrum had nine points and six assists, and MK Caverly finished with nine points and eight assists.
Husson had two players with 24 points or more to pull out the win. Kenzie Worcester was 10-for-15 from the field for 28 points, six rebounds, and four assists. Chandler Guerrette added 24 points thanks to 12-for-12 shooting from the foul line.
Husson opened up a 10-point lead less than five minutes into the third quarter. The Eagles took a 61-50 lead into the final 10 minutes. Husson took its biggest lead at 69-54 with 6:48 left in the game. The Mules, though, battled back and cut the lead to 74-71 on a McCrum 3-point shot with 49 seconds remaining.