Connors State made two defensive gems in the final 30 seconds of play to capture a stunning 66-63 Oklahoma Collegiate Conference victory over the Murray State Lady Aggies Thursday night at Melvin Self Field House.
Connors State took an early lead but had it evaporate due to turnovers (21) and the Cowgirls fell to Oklahoma Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season champion Redlands Community College 68-54 on the Cougars home floor.
Connors State jumped out to a 23-14 lead over Murray State in the opening period; however the Aggies rallied in the second half to overtake the Cowgirls to post a 76-70 Oklahoma Collegiate Conference victory Monday at Beames Field House.
Connors State Cowgirls used a 12-0 run in the third quarter and then held off a late Northern Oklahoma-Tonkawa rally to post a 78-70 Oklahoma Collegiate Athletic Conference victory Thursday night over the Lady Mavericks at Piper Field House.
It has been 12 years since the Connors State Cowgirls has ended the first semester of play with an impressive record (14-2) and one that Coach Jamie Fisher hopes his club will build on after the Christmas break.
Cheyanne Crain came off the bench to score 24 points and De’Asia Reid scoring inside with 21 points and clearing the boards led the Connors State Cowgirls to a 69-58 victory over Frank Phillips College Friday to close out their first semester of play at Melvin Self Field House.