DUDLEY, Mass. — The Endicott women's basketball team traveled to Nichols College for a Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) contest and came away with a 60-49 victory.
Both teams battled in the opening minutes of the first quarter but the Gulls gained the lead at the 3:45 mark and continued to build that advantage throughout the remainder of the quarter and the second frame. Endicott went into halftime with a 35-25 lead.
In the third quarter, the Gulls held the Bison to just seven points to stretch their lead to 52-32.
Nichols wouldn't go down without a fight in the final 10 minutes of regulation but Endicott held on to secure the 60-49 win.
BEYOND THE BOX SCORE
- Endicott has now won the last seven contests against the Bison.
- The Gulls held a 51-34 rebound advantage throughout the contest.
- Isabella Nerny (Guilford, Conn.) led Nichols with 19 points.
- Jessica Larsh (Bolton, Conn.), Ciarri Formby-Lavertu (Mount Vernon, N.H.), and Shannon St. Lawrence (Milton, N.H.) all pulled down six rebounds for the Bison.
Endicott (4-2, 2-0 CCC) travels to Wesleyan (Conn.) on Wednesday, Dec. 5 at 7 PM. Nichols (3-4, 1-1 CCC) travels to Curry for a 7:30 PM PM game on Tuesday, Dec. 4.
(Photo Credit - Nick Grace)