|November 19, 2011||1st||2nd||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||LIP||AAMU-W|
|FG Percentage||.371 (23-62)||.426 (23-54)|
|3P FG Percentage||.294 (5-17)||.375 (3-8)|
|FT Percentage||.231 (3-13)||.697 (23-33)|
BOWERS - 3
NELSON - 3
REECE - 1
NORMAL, Ala. – Giving up 25 points on 19 turnovers, the Lipscomb women’s basketball team dropped a 72-54 decision to homestanding Alabama A&M at Elmore Gymnasium in Normal, Ala.
Senior guard Anna Bowers and junior wing Hannah Phillips each posted season highs for the Lady Bisons (0-4) but it would not be enough as Whiquitta Tobar scored 22 for the Lady Bulldogs (1-2). Bowers led Lipscomb with 14 while Phillips added a dozen.
Sophomore wing O’Neisha Smith hauled in a career-high 11 rebounds to lead all players on the boards. Lipscomb lost the rebounding battle overall howver, as Alabama A&M grabbed 44 to Lipscomb’s 39. The Lady Bulldogs also won the turnover battle 19-13.
Alabama A&M also capitalized at the charity stripe converting 23-of-33 free throws while Lipscomb made only 3-of-13 attempts. A&M also outshot the Lady Bisons 42 percent to 37 percent.
The Lady Bisons continue their five-game road trip on Monday at Jacksonville State in Jacksonville, Ala., at 7 p.m.