Notre Dame, Ind. - A strong first three quarters was not enough for the Saints. Taylor University charged back in the 4th quarter to outscore the Saints 25-11 and take the 60-56 victory. The Saints lead 45-35 going into the final stanza, but were unable to finish the game and take the win.
With the loss, the Saints drop to 5-10 on the season. Taylor improves to 8-5 on the season, and were led by Kendall Bradbury who scored 19 points and grabbed 8 rebounds. Cassidy Wyse also grabbed 14 points and snagged 13 rebounds.
The Saints were led in scoring by senior Kari Barnes with 17 points on 6-12 shooting, including 4-7 from three. Shelby Nelson was an efficient 4-5 from the field for 9 points, while also grabbing 9 rebounds. Sophomore Tagin Schultheis reached double figures adding 10 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists, and 3 steals.
The Saints (5-10) will travel to #7 Marian University in Indianapolis, Indiana on December 30th for a 5:30pm start.
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