Lady Muleriders take No.10 Southwestern Oklahoma to the wire; fall 79-72 despite strong second-half surge
February 9, 2018
MAGNOLIA, Ark. – The Lady Mulerider Basketball team got off to a slow start offensively after trailing by as much as 18 points in the first half, but outscored the Lady Bulldogs in each of the remaining three quarters (62-54) to take No.10 Southeastern Oklahoma down to the wire in the 72-79 final decision that saw Southern Arkansas fall short on Thursday night inside the W.T. Watson Center.
SWOSU reached its biggest lead of the night of 18 points twice in the first half as they outscored the Lady Muleriders from the field and from the long range to take a 43-30 lead at the intermission. I...