University of the Ozarks 58, Hendrix College 46
Records: University of the Ozarks (5-5), Hendrix College (2-9)
Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019
Conway, Ark. | Grove Gymnasium
The Eagles handled Hendrix College for the second time this season with a 58-46 victory Sunday in Conway. In both wins, the Eagles held Hendrix to 46 points. Four starters reached double figures in scoring for the Eagles. The Eagles had a strong second half outscoring the Warriors 16-11 in the third quarter and 15-8 in the fourth quarter. With the score tied 27-27 at halftime, the Eagles relied on free throws in the third quarter to take a 43-38 advantage heading into the fourth. The Eagles held the lead for the entire fourth quarter. Carly Grace Dougan hit a key three-pointer with 4:51 remaining in the game to give the Eagles a 50-42 lead. Dougan finished with a team-high 13 points.
The Eagles had a balanced scoring attack with four players reaching double figures in scoring.
The Eagles topped Hendrix College for the second time this season. Both times, the Eagles held the Warriors to 46 points.
The Eagles will travel to Belton, Texas, to play conference opponent Mary Hardin-Baylor January 2.