Release: December 18, 2010
Contact: David O'Brian (firstname.lastname@example.org)
women's basketball faces Mt. St. Mary's 53-39
extend winning streak to three games.
EMMITSBURG, Md. -- Junior forward Viive
Rebane scored 18 points and added nine rebounds, leading
Binghamton (6-4) to a 53-39 win over Mt. St. Mary's (1-8) in
a women's basketball game on Saturday afternoon at Knott Arena.
The win extended the Bearcats' unbeaten streak to three games.
Rebane had 10 points and seven rebounds in the opening 20 minutes
as the Bearcats took a 28-18 lead at the break. Binghamton limited
the Mount to just five field goals during that span.
Mt St. Mary's cut the deficit to six points before the Bearcats
went on a 10-0 run to take a 44-28 lead with six minutes to play.
Rebane had four points during that run.
The Mount got to within 46-39 with 1:09 to play but the Bearcats
closed out the game on a 7-0 run. Rebane sank a pair of free
throws during that final push.
Freshman guard Jasbriell Swain added
12 points and six rebounds while junior guard Orla
O'Reilly chipped in 10 points.
Sandra Andersson led Mt. St. Mary's with 10 points.
Binghamton travels to the Monmouth Tournament Dec. 29-30.
NOTES: Binghamton last won three games in a row from Feb.
21-March 2, 2009.