No Event
Tue Nov 15
Final
56 Denison
59 at Wilmington (Ohio)
in Wilmington, Ohio
Fri Nov 18
Final
36 Otterbein
49 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Nov 19
Final
56 #16 Ohio Northern
44 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Mon Nov 21
Final
59 Denison
65 at Mount Union
in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Nov 26
Final
65 #14 Maryville (Tenn.)
53 vs. Denison
@ Crestview Hills, KY in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Sun Nov 27
Final
59 Denison
66 at #5 Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Wed Nov 30
Final
63 Case Western Reserve
48 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 03
Final
35 Kenyon
42 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Dec 07
7:30 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 10
1:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Wed Dec 14
7:30 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Dec 28
TBA
Denison
vs. Wis.-Platteville
@ Puerto Rico
Thu Dec 29
10:00 AM
Denison
vs. Albright
@ San Juan, P.R.
Wed Jan 04
6:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Jan 07
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 11
6:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 18
6:00 PM
Denison
at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Jan 21
1:00 PM
Denison
at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Wed Jan 25
7:30 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Jan 28
1:00 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 01
6:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Feb 04
1:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 08
6:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Feb 11
1:00 PM
Denison
at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Wed Feb 15
8:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
No Event
No Event
No Event
No Event
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Denison suffers narrow loss to Battling Bishops

The Big Red suffered a 3-point loss at the hands of the Battling Bishops.
The Big Red suffered a 3-point loss at the hands of the Battling Bishops.

Kristen Henning and Emily Julius combined for 22 points and 19 rebounds helping Ohio Wesleyan to a 47-44 victory over the Denison Big Red from Branch Rickey Arena in Delaware, Ohio.

Denison trailed a majority of the game, but had an opportunity to tie the game when they regained possession with 18 seconds remaining.  Kyli Parker's 3-point attempt from the elbow was off the mark but Serafina Nuzzo was there with the rebound.  With the game clock winding down she quickly dribbled out to the corner and fired a turn-around 3-point try that was corralled by OWU's Mary Corbett with one second left.  The Big Red fouled Corbett on the rebound, sending her to the line where she missed the front end of a one-and-one.  The rebound went to Denison's Kinsey Bryant-Lees, but with no time outs remaining the Big Red did not have a change to attempt a desperation 3-pointer.

Nuzzo paced DU with 17 points while going 8-for-16 from the field.  She also snagged nine rebounds to go along with four steals in 38 minutes.  Parker followed with seven points in 22 minutes off the bench.  Mary Margaret Habel was the team leader with six assists.

OWU got 11 points and 10 boards from Julius and 11 points, nine rebounds and four assists from Henning.  Sarah McQuade chipped in nine points, four rebounds, three steals and three assists in 38 minutes.

The Battling Bishops held a 39-32 edge on the glass and were 9-of-14 from the charity stripe.  DU attempted only four free throws on the night and connected on all of them.  As a team, the Big Red shot 33 percent from the field while OWU connected at a 35 percent clip.

DU drops to 7-7 overall and 2-3 in the North Coast Athletic Conference while OWU improves to 3-11 and 2-3 in conference play.  Denison will try and rebound on Saturday when they host Wittenberg University at 1 p.m.