Tabor's defense shuts down Lady Braves
The Tabor defense always gives the Ottawa University women’s basketball team fits.
The Lady Braves offense went through scoring droughts as Tabor claimed a 59-49 win Saturday in Hillsboro.
Ottawa opened the game cold, falling behind 6-0, but took a 10-8 lead. Tabor led 29-24 at halftime.
Tabor scored the first five points of the second half to take a 34-24 lead. Ottawa trailed 43-37 after the third quarter.
Tabor built a 48-37 lead early in the fourth quarter. Ottawa came within five a couple of times in the fourth quarter.
Liz Vaughan paced Ottawa with 13 points, nine rebounds and three steals.
Ottawa (8-10, 8-8) played Monday at home against York College.