bc 47, ac 74
Alvernia pulls away from BC in second half in PSB consolation gameNovember 17, 2001
Bluffton College kept the score close for most of the first half, but Alvernia College pulled away down the stretch to collect a 74-47 win on Saturday afternoon in the consolation game of the Penn State Behrend Tip-Off Tournament.
Junior Kristin Helvey's layup with 10:37 left in the first half cut Alvernia's lead to just one point at 14-13, but it would all the closer the Beavers would get.
Junior Melissa James scored 10 points to be the only BC player to score in double figures. She added a team-high three assists and two steals and was named to the all-tournament team.
Helvey added nine points and a team-high six rebounds, while junior Lyndsey Robinson chipped in eight points.
Bluffton must now gear up for their home opener, as BC will host Cedarville University on Tuesday night at 7:00 in Founders Hall.