The Lady Bobcats of College of the Ozarks picked up their sixth win of the season, as they prevailed over Friends University, 79-71, on Saturday afternoon in the First Community Bank of the Ozarks Classic.
Senior Brandy Uchtman led the Lady Bobcats on both ends of the court with her double-double of 17 points and 11 rebounds. Adding to Uchtman’s efforts was freshman Madi Brethower, who went 3-for-6 from the field and 9-for-10 at the free throw line to contribute 15 points while also grabbing 6 rebounds.
Although Friends University and College of the Ozarks went head-to-head in many of the stat categories, the Lady Bobcats led in rebounds (44-24), and as a result, picked up 19 second-chance points to Friends’ six.
The Falcons had four players in double-digit scoring, Shann Sellers (15), Asia Booker (13), Ericka Torres (12), and Kayla Justice (10). Their leading rebounder was Justice with 4.
The Lady Bobcats will take their 6-1 record on the road this coming weekend, as they participate in the John Brown University Classic in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.