Senators drop OT decision to Notre Dame
Lady Falcons claim MEC victory over D&E women, 70-59
ELKINS — Drew Scarberry led four teammates in double figures with 21 points as Notre Dame (Ohio) held off Davis & Elkins College for an 87-77 overtime victory Thursday night in Mountain East Conference action at the McDonnell Center.
The Falcons (2-7, 1-4 MEC) trailed 36-29 at the half before rallying to tie the game up in the second half and force the extra frame.
Notre Dame, which outscored the Senators, 18-8, in overtime, received 17 points each from Levi Franklin and Jordan Burton.
DeAnthony Owens added 13 points for the Falcons, while Larenz Thurman collected 12 points, seven rebounds and four assists.
Myles Monroe had a game-high 29 points and pulled down seven caroms for D&E.
Donte Doleman added 17 points for the Senators, while Erkam Kiris scored 11. Elkins High School product Elliot White chipped in eight points.
D&E, which dropped to 4-6 overall and 2-3 in MEC play, will travel to Urbana College for another conference contest on Saturday. The Falcons entertain West Virginia Wesleyan on the same day.
Notre Dame 70, D&E 59
ELKINS — Seina Adachi poured in 20 points to lead Notre Dame (Ohio) to a 70-59 win over Davis & Elkins College Thursday in Mountain East Conference action at the McDonnell Center.
Jada Marone added 12 points for the Lady Falcons (8-1, 4-1 MEC), who led 41-19 at the half and 55-43 after three quarters of play.
Jessie Stout also had a strong performance for Notre Dame, finishing with 10 points and 17 rebounds.
Jamiyah Johnson and Sydney Nestor both collected double-doubles for the Lady Senators (1-8, 1-4). Johnson tallied 24 points and 17 caroms, while Nestor finished with 13 points and 12 boards.
Davis & Elkins will return to action at 2 p.m. Saturday when it plays another conference contest at Urbana College (Ohio).
Notre Dame will entertain West Virginia Wesleyan on the same day.