Men’s Basketball Falls Just Short in Loss to Ohio State-Club

Men’s Basketball Falls Just Short in Loss to Ohio State-Club

COLUMBUS, Ohio – After defeating four Div. 2 teams this season, the Columbus State women's basketball team (4-1) couldn't continue their winning streak, falling to Ohio State-Club 64-61 on Tuesday night.

Inside the Game

- Non-conference game

- Final Score: Columbus State 79, Ohio State-Club 83

- Key Points

- Columbus State led by as many as 13 points in the second half. With seven minutes left the teams traded points until several missed shots and turnovers allowed Ohio State-Club to snag the lead.

- The Cougars out-rebounded the Ballstars 42-33 and posted a better field goal percentage (48.4%-43.8%).

Key Statistics

- Three Cougars scored double figures in the close loss. Corey Baker tallied 18 points on 7-for-13 shooting and a perfect 4-for-4 at the line. Jeremiah Green shot 7-for-12 for 16 points while Elijah Bishop contributed 14 points for the offense.

-Keshawn Underwood and N'Keeley Elmore dished out four assists each while adding a combined 17 points while Baker and Bishop contributed three assists apiece.

-Bishop and Underwood led the rebounding effort with eight boards apiece. Baker and Green pulled down six and five rebounds respectively.

Up Next

The Cougars travel to Port Huron, Michigan to complete in the St. Clair County Tournament Fri, Nov. 21 – Sat, Nov. 22. They face DII Muskegon at 2:00 p.m. on Friday and DII Kellogg on Saturday at 11:00 a.m.