Women lose heart-breaker to Academy of Art

Top Performers

APU: Kelly Hardeman 15 pts, 15 reb, 2 ast

AAU: Sha’Nice Storey 22 pts, 2 stl

Azusa Pacific women’s basketball lost to Academy of Art 69-66 after controlling nearly three quarters of the game.

The Urban Knights, however, mounted a 5-0 run in the final 90 seconds and came away with their second victory over the Cougars this season.

APU had four players register double-digit points. Junior forward Kelly Hardeman and sophomore forward Maggie Dumphy each had double-double performances in the losing effort.

Knights junior Sha’Nice Storey’s 22 points led the game.

APU drops to 5-3 in the PacWest and 9-6 overall. The Cougars return to action at Dixie State on Saturday.