Young Harris College Loses a Nail-biter to Lander University
The Mountain Lions lost 58-56 to the Bearcats on Saturday (Nov. 18) at the Abney Athletic Center. YHC lead at the end of the 3rd quarter, but Lander took the lead over Young Harris with 11 seconds left in the game.
The Mountains Lions fell to 1-3 in the young season, while the Bearcats improved to 2-2. Young Harris returns to action on Tuesday (Nov. 21) against Tusculum in Greeneville, Tenn.
INSIDE THE BOX SCORE
Wykira Johnson-Kelly lead the Bearcats to victory with 17 points and eight rebounds.
JaMari Frederick scored the most points for the Mountain Lions for the third straight game.
Crystal Corley added 16 points herself, while also grabbing 14 boards
Dustie Obah scored four points, grabbed two boards, and shot 2-2 from the FT line.
YHC out-rebounded LU 39-30.
From the field, the Bearcats outshot the Mountain Lions 43.1% (22-51) to 38.3% (23-60).