Women's Basketball Uses Fourth Quarter to Defeat Mt. Aloysius

Women's Basketball Uses Fourth Quarter to Defeat Mt. Aloysius

ERIE, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's basketball defeated Mt. Aloysius 60-51 in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) action on Sunday afternoon.

Score:   Penn State Behrend 60, Mt. Aloysius 51

Records: Penn State Behrend (3-6, 2-3 AMCC), Mt. Aloysius (2-8, 2-2 AMCC)

Key Moments:

* The win marks the second straight for the Behrend Lions
* The Lions outscored the Mounties 24-14 in the fourth quarter to make the difference
* Mt. Aloysius held a one-point lead at halftime at 23-22
* Behrend trailed by one point coming out of the third quarter and look the lead for good on the first layup made by Ashley Seamon (West Allegheny, PA/West Allegheny) a minute into the fourth
* The Lions pulled down a season-best 57 rebounds led by Allana Dibble's (Lakewood, NY/Southwestern) 13 boards
* Dibble completed her second double-double with 14 points to go with her double-digit rebounds
* Mia Cuccaro (Clinton, PA/Oakland Catholic) pulled in eight defensive rebounds to finish with 11 boards and four blocks
* Caitlin Carnuche (New Castle, PA/Mohawk) led Behrend with 16 points, while Kara Haslett (Baden, PA/Ambridge) was the third player in double figures with 10 points

Up Next:

* The Behrend Lions return to action on Wednesday against Otterbein in St. Petersburg, Florida. Game time is 1 p.m.