STANDISH, Maine – A late push wasn't enough for the Johnson & Wales University women's basketball team to stay undefeated in the conference. The Wildcats lost a 64-57 decision at Saint Joseph's on Tuesday.
Saint Joseph's: 11-1, 4-0 GNAC
Johnson & Wales: 6-6, 2-1 GNAC
After a close first quarter, the Monks outscored the Wildcats 38-25 in the second and third quarters. Johnson & Wales outscored Saint Joseph's, 17-10, in the fourth quarter. The difference in the game came at the free throw line where SJC made as many free throws (19-of-25), as JWU took (10-of-16).
The Wildcats try to get back into the win column on Thursday when they travel to Saint Joseph (CT) for a 7 p.m. contest.