Sul Ross State University 84, University of the Ozarks 57
Records: Sul Ross State University (5-9, 3-3 ASC), University of the Ozarks (1-9, 0-5 ASC)
Thursday, Jan. 4, 2017
Alpine , Texas | Gallego Center
Sul Ross State opened the game with a 27-10 first quarter lead and then extended the advantage to 50-26 en route to a 84-57 win. The Lobos hit 47 percent from the floor in the first half, while Ozarks hit 38 percent. Ozarks did outscore the Lobos 16-14 in the third quarter, but couldn't overcome the first half deficit. The Eagles did not hit a three-pointer in the game, taking 13 shots from long-range.
Sul Ross State opened the game with a 27-10 first quarter lead.
Cassie Emerson came off the bench to tie for the team-lead in points (10) and rebounds (8).
Hailey Ostrander, Savannah Kate Smith, Diamond Goodwyn, Destinee Manning, Anisha Johnson
The Eagles will travel to Brownwood, Texas, take on Howard Payne University January 6.