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RICHMOND, Va. – Tori Harris' double-double and Asianae Johnson's 18 points were not enough as the St. Bonaventure University women's basketball team fell to Davidson, 69-61, Wednesday afternoon in the first round of the Atlantic 10 Tournament at the Siegel Center.
Harris tallied 17 points on 7-of-15 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds for her fifth double-double of the season. Johnson poured in a team-high 18 points, shooting 50 percent (7-for-14) from the floor and hauled in six rebounds.
Davidson's Katie Turner drained a three with 4:58 left in the third quarter to give Davidson its largest lead of the game, 41-28.
The Bonnies (6-15, 5-12 A-10), however, made six out of eight field goals to end the third, bringing the Bonnies within three, 49-46.
The Wildcats (9-13, 5-10) grew their lead to 10, 60-50, after a Sarah Konstans jumper with 5:31 to play in the game. Bona responded with a quick 7-0 run over the next minute, cutting the deficit back to three.
That is as close as the Bonnies would get as Turner made a three and Cassidy Gould made six free throws to earn the victory eight-point victory.
Johnson did her best to keep the Bonnies in the game with 12 first half points as St. Bonaventure went into the locker room at halftime down by six, 32-26, after a back and forth first quarter.
The Davidson lead expanded to eight, 29-21, after the Bonnies were held scoreless for just over fourth minutes late in the second quarter.
Lops gave the Bonnies a 17-16 edge early in the second period with a bucket in the paint.
Bona freshman Maddie Dziezgowski was left open on the wing with time winding down in the first quarter to give the Bonnies a 15-13 advantage at the end of one.
Cassidy Gould scored 19 of her game-high 25 points in the first half while Adelaide Fuller (17), Katie Turner (11) and Sarah Konstans (10) also scored in double figures for the Wildcats.
Davidson moves on to take on host VCU Thursday afternoon.
- The Bonnies finished the game shooting 39.1 percent (25-for-64) from the floor while Davidson shot 40.3 percent (27-for-63).
- Davidson won the battle of the boards against the Bonnies, 45-35.
- Maddie Dziezgowski scored a career-high nine points against Davidson and shot 50 percent (4-for-8) from the floor.
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