Smart's 28 points go for naught

By Steve Sell
November 15, 2014

DES MOINES, Iowa — McPherson College’s women put up a season-high 93 points, but it wasn’t enough as they lost to AIB College of Business 94-93 in overtime Friday night.

Mac, now 1-5, is playing Dakota State this afternoon.

The Bulldogs trailed 36-35 at the half and later found themselves down by 14 before clawing back. Bailey Brown’s two free throws with 16 seconds left in regulation sent the game into extras.

Mac had numerous chances in the OT, but was outscored 16-15. The Bulldogs had a couple of late free throws that didn’t go with 3 seconds left.

Sunny Smart had another big game for Mac with 28 points, while Bailey Brown continued her season-long excellence with 18, along with 10 rebounds. Megan Acklin and Alicia Demerat scored 13 and 12 points, respectively.

Mac (93) — S. Smart 28, Brown 18, Demerat 12, Jefferson 2, Acklin 13, G. Smart 9, Abra 8, Tejero 3.

AIB (94) — Webb 23, Davis 17, Hunter 17, Cooper 9, Burkhartsmeier 2, Burdette 20, Brye 4, Jones 2.