MONTGOMERY, Ala. – The Huntingdon women's basketball team took control early and rolled past Bob Jones University 73-57 on Saturday in the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic.
The Lady Hawks opened the game with an 18-3 run and never looked back. Huntingdon led 34-15 at halftime and extended its lead to as much as 38 points, 65-27, in the second half.
Huntingdon junior Alex Lowery led all scorers with 19 points. Lowery was 5-for-9 from 3-point range and also had four assists. T.I. Duncan followed with 12 points and three assists and was 4-for-6 from 3-point range.
Juliette Harp picked up her third double-double in as many games with 10 points and 14 rebounds. Harp also had two blocks. Keturah Billen just missed a double-double with 10 points and eight rebounds.
Records: Huntingdon (3-0); Bob Jones (3-4)
Quick Fact: Alex Lowery and T.I. Duncan combined to hit 9-of-15 3-pointers against Bob Jones … This is the third straight season the Lady Hawks have started 3-0 … Huntingdon won its first four games last season.
Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action in the Millsaps Thanksgiving Classic on Nov. 25-26. The Lady Hawks will play Louisiana College on Nov. 25 at 1 p.m.
Coaches vs. Cancer Classic
LaGrange 73, Bob Jones 60
Agnes Scott 57, Rust College 56
Huntingdon 90, Pensacola Christian 45
Bob Jones 65, Agnes Scott 60
LaGrange 72, Pensacola Christian 61
Huntingdon 62, Rust College 56
LaGrange 45, Rust College 42
Huntingdon 73, Bob Jones 57
Pensacola Christian 63, Agnes Scott 50