#21 Yotes fall to #8 Mountaineers, 57-53

#21 Yotes fall to #8 Mountaineers, 57-53 »Play Video
College of Idaho Yotes fall to the Eastern Oregon Mountaineers in ranked roundball action in Caldwell, Idaho.
CALDWELL, Idaho – Jorie Freeman’s lay-up with one minute to go broke a 53-53 tie, as Eastern Oregon extended their win streak to 12 games with a 57-53 victory over The College of Idaho.

The Mountaineers (18-2, 9-0 CCC) used a 12-1 run early in the second half to build a 37-27 lead, but the Yotes battled back, taking the lead on a long Felicity Jones trey with five minutes to play at 47-46. Kelsea Hurliman answered with her third trey of the night for EOU, with Hurliman sealing the win with two free throws inside the final 10 seconds.

Jones had 22 points in the loss for the Lady Yotes (11-6, 7-2), who had their 13-game CCC home win streak snapped. Brooke Randall had 21 points in the win for EOU.