Boston U defeats Loyola in women's basketball Sunday



Jan. 19, 2014

Boston U 70, Loyola 60

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. -- Clodagh Scannell scored a team-high 17 points and Rashidat Agboola posted a double-double with 13 points and 13 rebounds as Boston U won 70-60 at Loyola Sunday at Reitz Arena.

Boston U (7-12, 2-4) opened up a 9-0 lead and pushed it to 14 points at 28-14 with 6:28 left in the first half, but Loyola (4-13, 1-5) went on a 12-0 over the next eight minutes of play to cut it to 28-26 early in the second half.

The Terriers countered with a 12-2 run of their own to extend the lead to double-digits and they never looked back.

Loyola did cut it to six with a Nicole Krusen 3, but Boston U again responded a run to get the lead back to double figures.

Danielle Callahan finished with 13 points and Whitney Turner had 10 for the Terriers.

Nai Brown led the Greyhounds with a game-high 28 points, shooting 10-of-26 from the floor.