LeMoyne-Owen Rolls Over Concordia, Hosts Rust College Next

Memphis, Tenn., —  Heading into 2018 on a high note, the Lady Magicians of LeMoyne-Owen College are on a roll to start a four game home stretch, defeating nonconference opponent Concordia College, 90-33 on Tuesday night.

LeMoyne-Owen defeats Concordia, 90-33 at home on Jerry C. Johnson Court. Courtesy photo/@locathletics

LOC’s routing of the Lady Hornets was a showing of togetherness, good ball movement, and solid defense as the Lady Magicians move to 8-6 overall and 5-3 in the SIAC.

Highlights from Tuesday’s game featured a barrage of defensive attacks on the opponent, leading to forced turnovers and easy buckets for LeMoyne. Memphis native, KYanna Terry made her presence felt in the post, as the sophomore center took a charge in the first quarter setting the tone early for her Magicians. Leading 47-16 at the half, the Lady Magicians kept their foot on the throttle as the contagious spirit of hustle and effort echoed throughout the game propelling LeMoyne-Owen to its third consecutive victory.

LOC hosts Rust College next in a nonconference doubleheader.

Tip-off is at 5:30 PM CT with the men following at 7:30 PM in Bruce/Johnson Hall.