Waterbury, CT – The Nyack College women's basketball team was upended by the Post University Eagles on Tuesday afternoon in a CACC road match. The loss drops the Warriors' record to 3-14, 2-9 CACC, while Post improves to 2-18, 2-10 CACC.
Both teams battled back and forth in the beginning minutes of the game. The Warriors pulled ahead after a Tayelor McCalister jump shot to estbalish a seven point lead. The Eagles would cut the Nyack lead down to three right before the end of the first quarter, 19-16.
The battle continued throughout the second quarter. However, the Warriors were able to slwoly pull away. A Bryanna Brown three point bucket would give the Warriors an eight point lead at halftime, 37-29.
The Eagles enjoyed the better start into the second half starting off with a 8-0 to tie the score with 7:36 to go in the quarter, 37-37. Post was able to pull ahead with four minutes to go, 38-40. The Eagles slowly pulled ahead establishing a five point lead before the end of the third quarter.
The Eagles held a seven point lead through most of the fourth quarter. With 20 second left Nyack would use a Torie Eggers three pointer and a Tayelor McCalister layup to cut the lead down to five points. But time was running out for the Warriors and the game finished with a score of 62-67 in favor of Post.
The Warriors will be back in action tomorrow when they host the Dominican College Chargers in a 5:30pm contest at Bowman Gym.