TACOMA, Washington – A strong fourth quarter secured the Puget Sound women's basketball team's second Northwest Conference win this week as the Loggers beat Lewis & Clark, 77-65, in Memorial Fieldhouse Friday night.
The Loggers (8-9, 3-5 NWC) shot 81.8 percent from the floor in the final 10 minutes, including hitting of their nine free-throw attempts. Jamie Lange tallied her 11th double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds.
Puget Sound continue its dominance on the glass and outrebounded the Pioneers (9-7, 4-3 NWC), 45-32. The Loggers lead the conference in rebounds per game (44.6).
Puget Sound held two-point lead at halftime, 29-27, but the Loggers' halftime adjustments led to a 48-38 advantage in the second half.
The Loggers have a tough challenge next week when they travel to Whitman and Whitworth.