Big second half lifts Colorado Christian past CSC women

Former Scottsbluff Bearcat Hattie Guzman scored 11 for the Eagles

CHADRON – Colorado Christian scored 57 points in the second half and outscored the Eagles 32-15 during the final 12 minutes of the game en route to its 91-64 win over Chadron State College Saturday.

Four players scored in double figures for the Cougars, led by Gillian Foster's 16-point output. Taylor Torres added 14 points and BJ Moyes and Brittany Hernandez each scored 13 as Colorado Christian improved to 6-2 overall and 3-1 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference.

Four players also finished in double digits for Chadron State (1-6, 1-3 RMAC). Sadie Waugh scored a season-high 14 points to pace the Eagles, while Kattie Ranta and Kate Simonton each added 12 more. Also for Chadron State, Hattie Guzman scored 11 and Dallas Shaw sank two 3-pointers to finish with six.

The Eagles shot well for the game, hitting 22 of 52 from the field, but the Cougars forced Chadron State to commit 29 turnovers that resulted in 35 points.

The Cougars did much of their scoring damage in the painted area, outscoring CSC 50-18.

Chadron State will play at Regis and Metro State next Saturday and Sunday.

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