Katie Doherty registered a new career-high with 21 points
Mark Seliger Photography
Mark Seliger Photography
Katie Doherty registered a new career-high with 21 points

Women’s Basketball Falls At Colgate

Holy Cross Athletics   02-01-2017

THE BASICS

  • Score:  Colgate 70, Holy Cross 52
  • Records: Holy Cross (5-16, 3-7 Patriot League); Colgate (7-14, 4-6 Patriot League)
  • Location: Hamilton, N.Y. (Cotterell Court)
  • Date: February 1, 2017
  • The Lead: Junior guard Katie Doherty led the Crusaders with 21 points, but Holy Cross fell to Colgate by a score of 70-52 on Wednesday night in Hamilton, N.Y.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS

  • Doherty led Holy Cross with 21 points, seven rebounds and five assists.
  • Freshman forward Lauren Manis also scored in double figures for the Crusaders, posting 11 points.
  • Katie Curtis led Colgate with 15 points while posting six rebounds and four assists.
  • Chelsey Koren also had a strong night for Colgate, posting 13 points while shooting 6-for-9 from the field.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • Colgate put together a strong first quarter, outscoring the Crusaders 18-8.
  • Doherty led the Crusaders through a strong second period with 11 points.
  • Holy Cross would cut the deficit to just one point with 54 seconds left in the first half, and entered halftime down 36-33.
  • Holy Cross came within one point to begin the third quarter with the first basket of the half, but the Crusaders would come no closer, as they were outscored 14-10 in the third.
  • Colgate posted 20 points in the fourth quarter to help seal the 70-52 final.

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • Doherty posted a new career-high in scoring with 21 points.

UP NEXT

  • Holy Cross will return to action this Saturday, Feb. 4, as the Crusaders play host to Bucknell at the Hart Center at the Luth Athletic Complex on the American Sports Network with a 12:05 p.m. tip.

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