Montgomery Ala. / LaGrange, Ga. - Junior NeTaih Davis poured in a career-high 25 points on Saturday to help lead her Battling Bishop women's basketball team to a 71-66 USA South win at Huntingdon College. Davis went on to score 11 more on Sunday, but Wesleyan would be unable to pull off a road sweep, falling at LaGrange by a 76-66 score.
Versus Huntingdon (11-4, 3-4 USA South), the Bishops found themselves down 63-56 with 5:22 remaining in regulation. Led by a trio of Davis buckets, Wesleyan closed out the game with a 15-3 run that was capped by a 6-for-6 showing at the free throw line in the final minute.
Against LaGrange (12-6, 6-3 USA South), the Panthers opened the game with a 6-0 run never trailed, forging a 31-22 lead at the break en route to an eventual 10-point victory. Freshman Jordan Cager netted a career-high 14 points and pulled down six rebounds to pace the Bishops.
The Bishops (5-8, 3-4 USA South) return home on Wednesday to host league rival Methodist University at 5:30pm.