Nyack, N.Y. (11/26/13) The Nyack College women's basketball team scored 41 second half points to lead them to a 78-74 victory over the visiting Dominican College Lady Chargers this evening in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) North Division battle held at Bowman Gymnasium.
The Lady Chargers led 35-22 with 4:13 remaining in the first half when the Warriors came back to score the next 15 consecutive points to take a 37-35 lead with 0:46 on the clock. Sara Ismail (Clifton, N.J.) hit a jump shot with 34 seconds to go to tie the game at 37-37 at the break.
In the second half, the game was tied at 46-all when Bouffard completed a three point play (jump shot and free throw) to put DC up 49-46 with just over 15 minutes left in the game. Nyack rallied with a 22-11 run to take a 68-60 lead with 3:28 left. Hathorne hit a jumper to bring the Lady Chargers within a point (71-72) with two free throws with 52 ticks left, but the Warriors went 6-6 from the charity stripe to gain a 78-71 lead with 11 seconds to go.
McGill ended the game with her fourth trey of the game for the final 78-74 score.
The Lady Chargers shot 41.3% from the floor (26-63) and were 6-16 (37.5%) from the three point arc for the game.
Dominican is back in action next Tuesday evening as they host Pace University in a non-conference game at 7pm at the Hennessy Center.