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Wed Nov 15
Final
67 Denison
63 at Case Western Reserve
in Cleveland, Ohio
Sat Nov 18
Final
61 Earlham
68 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Nov 19
Final
58 #9 Trine
41 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Nov 21
Final
73 Denison
51 at Mt. St. Joseph
in Cincinnati, Ohio
Sat Nov 25
Final
87 Denison
92 at Marietta
in Marietta, Ohio
Sun Nov 26
Final
76 Carnegie Mellon
57 vs. Denison
@ Marietta, Ohio - Ban Johnson Arena in Marietta, Ohio
Wed Nov 29
Final
61 Mount Union
63 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 02
Final
46 Denison
48 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Dec 06
Final
56 Denison
62 at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Sat Dec 09
Final
75 Wittenberg
69 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 16
Final
72 Denison
49 at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Fri Dec 29
Final
62 Denison
69 at Capital
in Columbus, Ohio
Sat Dec 30
Final
63 Franklin
71 vs. Denison
@ The Capital Center (Columbus, Ohio) in Columbus, Ohio
Wed Jan 03
Final
63 Denison
55 at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Jan 06
Final
73 Denison
67 at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Wed Jan 10
Final
62 DePauw
48 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 17
Final
46 Denison
59 at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Jan 20
Final
62 Oberlin
53 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 24
7:30 PM
Kenyon
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Jan 27
1:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Wed Jan 31
6:00 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Feb 03
1:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 07
8:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind
Sat Feb 10
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 14
7:30 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
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#17 Polar Bears slide past DU

Kinsey Bryant-Lees scored 11 points off the bench in the loss to ONU.
Kinsey Bryant-Lees scored 11 points off the bench in the loss to ONU.

No. 17 Ohio Northern got 20 points from Cenzie Yoder and 13 points from Joanna Snyder to hang on for a 66-62 victory over the Denison Big Red from Livingston Gymnasium in Granville, Ohio.

The Polar Bears led by as many as 13 points in the first half, but the feisty Big Red, who were facing its fourth nationally ranked opponent of the season, kept chipping away at the Ohio Northern lead.

Trailing by four with 2:49 to play after a pair of free throws by Nicole Coggins, ONU's Katie mengos missed a shot down low and the rebound was controlled by Denison's Kyli Parker.  Senior point guard Serafina Nuzzo drove to the lane and kicked it to Kinsey Bryant-Lees who knocked down the baseline jumper, cutting the Polar Bear advantage to 62-60.

Another miss by Ohio Northern followed by another foul would put Nuzzo at the line with 1:15 to play.  She buried both charity tosses, knotting the game at 62-62, marking first tie game situation since the opening tip-off.

On Ohio Northern's ensuing possession, DU would force a tie-up and the possession arrow was in Denison's favor but Denison would give the ball right back and with 29 seconds left, a foul by Coggins sent Brooke Espenschied to the line where she would hit the pair, putting her team back up 64-62.

With the shot clock off, Denison would run the clock down to the seven second mark.  That's when Bryant-Lees saw an opening and drove to the hole where she was fouled by Espenschied.  Bryant-Lees would come up dry at the line, forcing the Big Red to foul.  With three seconds left, ONU's Morgan Dumbaugh put the finishing touches on the game with two free throws, setting the final at 66-62.

Yoder was 9-for-12 from the field for 20 points.  She also finished with six rebounds, but just one board over the final 36 minutes of the game.

Denison was paced by Gretchen Staubach's 16 points in 25 minutes of action.  She was 7-of-12 from the field and also added five rebounds.  Bryant-Lees came off the bench for 11 points in 22 minutes while Coggins chipped in nine points.

DU shot 42 percent from the floor and was 73 percent from the free throw line.  They also hit on 6-of-17 from beyond the arc.  Ohio Northern connected on 48 percent of their shot attempts and were a sparkling 16-for-17 from the charity stripe.

The Big Red has suffered four losses on the season, all against teams ranked in the Top-25.  Their record dips to 5-4 while ONU improves to 9-1.    DU will return to action on Dec. 28 at the D3Hoops.com Classic in Las Vegas, where they will face St. Vincent.