Women’s Basketball Falls to Sinclair 90-57

Women’s Basketball Falls to Sinclair 90-57

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Columbus State women's basketball team suffered a 33-point loss to DII Sinclair on the home court Thursday evening.

Inside the Game

- OCCAC game, now 0-2 against the Tartan Pride this season

- Final Score: Sinclair 90, Columbus State 57

- Record: Columbus State (5-13, 4-7 OCCAC), Sinclair (16-3, 6-1 OCCAC)

Key Points

- Sinclair held Columbus State to eleven points below their scoring average entering the game (68ppg).

- Columbus State edged Sinclair on offensive rebounds 23-21, but the Pride outscored the Cougars in second chance points 22-14.

-The Cougars had a late surge in the fourth quarter, scoring 20 points to Sinclair's 16 points.

Key Statistics

- Whitney Staggs led the Cougars with 20 points while Saraysia Nelson was the other double digit scorer with 10 points

- Melia Walder and McKenna Cummins led the rebounding effort with 11 and 10 boards respectively.

-Cummins also smacked down a career-best three blocks.

Up Next

The Cougars travel to rival Lorain County Community College on Wed, Feb. 13. Tip-off is at 5:30 p.m.