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
Final
51 Oberlin
46 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 10
Final
43 Denison
41 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Wed Dec 14
Final
46 Ohio Wesleyan
49 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Dec 28
Final - OT
61 Denison
53 vs. Wis.-Platteville
@ Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Thu Dec 29
Final
51 Denison
48 vs. #19 Albright
@ San Juan, P.R. in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Wed Jan 04
Final
63 Denison
62 at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Jan 07
Final
52 Allegheny
63 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 11
Final - 2OT
63 #17 DePauw
50 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 18
Final
56 Denison
37 at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Jan 21
Final
40 Denison
47 at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Wed Jan 25
Final
38 Denison
41 at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Jan 28
Final
42 Wittenberg
65 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 01
Final
65 Denison
72 at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Feb 04
Final
48 Wooster
63 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 08
Final
46 Denison
60 at #10 DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Feb 11
Final
59 Denison
43 at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Wed Feb 15
Final - OT
58 Hiram
55 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Feb 21
Final
61 Denison
46 at Ohio Wesleyan
NCAC Tournament Quarterfinal in Delaware, Ohio
Fri Feb 24
7:00 PM
Denison
vs. Kenyon
@ DePauw 2017 NCAC Women's Basketball Tournament - Semifinals
No Event
No Event
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Big 4th quarter leads to Mount Union victory

Gabrielle Nottage
Gabrielle Nottage

ALLIANCE, Ohio-- The University of Mount Union outscored Denison 23-8 in the fourth quarter, resulting in a 65-59 victory over the Big Red on Monday night at The McPherson Academic and Athletic Complex.

After falling behind by six early in the opening quarter, Denison went on a 16-4 run to finish the period with an 18-12 lead. DU went on to build an 11-point lead with 3:45 remaining in the half before entering the intermission with a 34-30 edge. The Big Red rebuilt an 11-point lead in the third thanks in large part to an 11-1 surge that featured five points from sophomore Valesha Province and four more by freshman Lauren Hofer.

Trailing 51-42 heading into the final quarter, Mount Union engineered an impressive 13-2 run to turn a nine-point deficit into a 55-53 lead with 4:43 left in regulation. Senior Jordan Holmes split a pair at the free throw line to close the margin to one, while freshman Alison Schafer put DU back in front 57-55 with a three-pointer at 3:39.

After the two teams exchanged giveaways, the Purple Raiders' Erin White tied the contest with a layup at 2:38. Casey Morrissette followed the white bucket with another score inside the final two minutes of play. Now down 61-58, Hofer connected on one of two attempts at the charity stripe to pull within two with 25 seconds on the clock. Abbey Bartoszewicz and Jaime Sanborn secured Mount Union's come-from-behind victory by going a combined 4-for-4 at the foul line down the stretch.

The Big Red shot 42 percent (22-for-52) from the field, while the home team converted a 37-percent clip (23.for-62) from the floor which was highlighted by a 57-percent conversion rate in the final period. The Purple Raiders held a slight 38-37 edge on the glass, while also outscoring DU in the paint 30-22.

Holmes registered her second double-double of the season with 14 points and a season-high 19 rebounds to go along with five blocks. Gabrielle Nottage chipped in 10 points, two assists and two steals, while Hofer also finished with 10 tallies and three rebounds. Gaby Mehringer led the team with five assists.

Bartoszewicz paced Mount Union with 13 points and three assists, while Sanborn added 10 points, nine rebounds and two blocks.

The Big Red falls to 1-3 on the year, while the Purple Raiders improve to 2-2. Denison returns to action this weekend when they travel to Thomas More College for the Julie Costello Memorial Classic. DU opens play on Saturday (Nov. 26) against Maryville at 2 p.m.

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