BU Women Look to Clinch Third Place at Hartford
The Binghamton Bearcats conclude their regular season this (Sunday) afternoon with a road game against the Hartford Hawks in West Hartford. Binghamton can clinch third place with a win today. The Bearcats come into the game with an America East record of 10-5 and an overall mark of 19-9. The Hawks are 8-7 in America East and 16-12 overall.
The Bearcats look to overcome a disappointing loss to Albany at the Events Center on Thursday night. Binghamton led by 17 points at the half but shot just 15 percent from the field in the second half and watched their big lead fade away.
Hartford holds the edge in the series with a 26-11 advantage. The Bearcats won the first meeting this season with a 64-59 decision in Vestal.
Imani Watkins continues to lead the Bearcats and America East in scoring averaging 20.6 points per game. Alyssa James tops America East in blocked shots averaging 3.4 blocks per game.
The America East Tournament will be held in Portland, Maine next weekend. The Bearcats will play next Saturday against an opponent to be determined after today's games conclude.