Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

College Sports

February 17, 2013

Mountain Lions sweep OVU

ELKINS — The Concord University women's basketball team ended its four-game losing streak Saturday afternoon with a 70-66 win over Ohio Valley University.

Concord (7-18, 6-13 WVIAC) was Stephanie Wagner, who scored 18 points for the second consecutive game. Wagner, who also passed out a team-high six assists, was 5-for-12 from the floor and eight-for-nine from the free throw line.

Jacqueline Kestner and Amanda Smith helped lead a balanced Mountain Lion scoring attack with 11 and 14 points, respectively.

Jasmine Gibson scored a game-high 27 points for the Fighting Scots.

The Mountain Lions host West Virginia State at the Carter Center, Monday at 5:30.


Concord 71, Ohio Valley 60

Senior forward Damien Tunstalle and sophomore forward Jordan Davis both recorded double-doubles to lead the Concord to victory

The win, Concord's third-straight, improved the Mountain Lions' overall record to 14-9 and their WVIAC mark to 10-9. Ohio Valley fell to 3-23 overall and 2-18 in league play.

Tunstalle scored a team-high 16 points to go with 10 rebounds while Davis scored 14 points and grabbed a game-best 14 rebounds.

CU hosts West Virginia State, Monday at 7:30.

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