GCC Lady Cougars Lose to MVCC 75-70 in OT
The Genesee Lady Cougars end up 2 and 1 after the weekend, losing a tough one in overtime this afternoon 75 to 70 to Mohawk Valley Community College.
The Genesee women were up 35 to 28 at halftime, but MVCC came back to tie the game early into the second half. In the last 8 minutes of play, the lead changed hands several times before Mary Cain tied the score at 64 with a little jumper inside the paint with 3 seconds left in regulation.
Despite a great team effort, the Lady Cougars fell short 75 to 70. DeYara Burrell had a huge game with another double double of 29 points and 13 rebounds. 15 of her points came from behind the arc. Mary Cain was the second leading scorer with 15 points. Cain also had 9 rebounds and 2 blocked shots.
Isayra Diaz was a one woman wrecking crew for MVCC with 31 points and clutch baskets down the stretch and in overtime.
The Genesee Lady Cougars look ahead to their Holiday Tournament December 11th and 12th.