Tusculum defeats Coker women’s basketball team
GREENEVILLE, Tenn. — The Coker University women’s basketball team dropped its South Atlantic Conference contest at No. 10 Tusculum Jan. 16 by a score of 92-51.
The Pioneers began the game on a 9-0 run, eventually extending their lead into double digits. Tusculum led 28-9 after one quarter.
Tusculum would stretch its lead further in the second quarter, holding the Cobras to five points in the frame.
The Cobras would nearly match the Pioneers in scoring in the third quarter, finding their offensive groove for 24 points in the period.
Coker nearly matched Tusculum on the scoreboard again in the fourth quarter, as the Pioneers remained undefeated on the season with the victory.
Six other Cobras scored in the contest. Keesling paced the Cobras on the glass with eight boards, narrowly missing her first career double-double. Eight other Cobras were active in the rebounding effort.