MORRISTOWN, N.J. – Allie Warren scored a team-high 17 points for the Bryn Athyn College women's basketball team in a 65-46 North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) loss to the College of Saint Elizabeth Tuesday night.
Led by four of Anja Weisser's six points, the Lions (5-12, 2-7 NEAC) controlled the opening five minutes of the contest as Bryn Athyn got out to a 10-5 advantage. Over the final five minutes, Saint Elizabeth (7-10, 4-5 NEAC) outscored Bryn Athyn 12-3 to lead 17-13 after the first quarter.
Bryn Athyn's offense struggled in the second quarter as the Lions shot 3-of-14 and committed 10 turnovers as Saint Elizabeth extended its lead to 39-20 at the half. Zeniyah Sanders scored all six of her points in the quarter on 3-of-5 shooting.
The Lion defense played a strong as second half as both teams scored 26 points over the last 20 minutes. Bryn Athyn forced nine turnovers and held Saint Elizabeth to 11-of-33 shooting.
Warren scored seven points during the fourth quarter, which Bryn Athyn won 17-13.
Thanks to a 17-rebound effort from Clayshonia Cogmon, Bryn Athyn owned a 49-45 rebounding advantage. Cogmon also tied her career-high of six steals.
Deja Ingram led Saint Elizabeth with 21 points, 12 rebounds, nine blocked shots, and five steals. Kamani Williams added 11 points and 11 rebounds. Kamille Jacobs scored 13 points, while Rakiyah Sellers had 10 points and nine assists.
The Eagles shot 40.0 percent (26-of-65) from the field. Bryn Athyn connected on 26.9 percent (18-of-67) of its shots.
Bryn Athyn travels to Penn State Berks for NEAC showdown on Saturday, Jan. 27 at 3 p.m.