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Women’s Basketball Falls Against #8 DePauw

Women’s Basketball Falls Against #8 DePauw
GREENCASTLE, Ind. – January 4, 2020- The Hiram College women's basketball team dropped a 94-45 North Coast Athletic Conference road contest against DePauw, Saturday afternoon. 
 
DePauw (13-1, 5-0 NCAC) came into the game ranked eighth according to D3hoops.com.  
 
Junior Tashauna Wright led Hiram with 21 points, also pulling down five rebounds. Junior pair Amanda Holzman and Alainna Conroy added nine and seven points respectively.  
 
The Tigers were able to grab the lead early, outscoring Hiram in double-digits (17-7) with 4:31 in the first quarter, DePauw ended the first frame leading 22-9. 
 
DePauw grew their lead to as much as 16 (30-14) in the second stanza before Holzman hit a basket to cut the Tigers' advantage to 14. 
 
The host closed out the frame with a 9-0 run to grab the 39-16 lead at the break.  
 
The Tigers would maintain the scoring momentum opening up the third quarter with a shot (41-16) from Claire Keefe.   
 
DePauw outscored the Terriers 27-15 in the fourth quarter, cementing their 94-45 victory.  
 
Hiram will return to the court on Wednesday, Jan. 8, as they travel to Wooster. The matchup with the Fighting Scots is scheduled for 7:00 p.m.