WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – Lycoming College outscored Penn College 33-17 in the second half to knock off the Wildcats, 63-46, in a non-conference women's basketball game Tuesday. The Wildcats fell to 0-3, while the Warriors improved to 3-1.
Madison Klock scored a game-high 17 points, on 6 of 13 shooting. Cassi Kuhns and Tori Wolfe each grabbed seven rebounds for Penn College.
Erica Lutz paced Lycoming with 17 points, Akilah McFadden added 12, and Morgan Mader finished with 10.
Trailing 18-14 after the first quarter, the Wildcats rallied in the second to make it a one-point game at the break. The Wildcats erased a four point deficit, 22-18, with an 8-2 run to even the game at 26 on Klock's three with 3:43 left in the quarter. The Warriors regained a 30-26 advantage before Kaylah Brown's buzzer-beating three at the horn made it 30-29 at halftime.
The opening five minutes of the third quarter featured five lead changes and a two-point lead by the Wildcats on a Gwendolyn Lavelle three with 5:05 left to make it 39-37. Lycoming responded with an 11-0 run to end the quarter ahead 48-39 and outpaced the Wildcats 15-7 in the final period.
Penn College returns to action Monday, 6 p.m., at Wilson College.