WBB: Terriers Push by Johnson, 51-40

WBB: Terriers Push by Johnson, 51-40

JOHNSON, Vt. – The Thomas College women's basketball team defeated Northern Vermont University-Johnson 51-40 in a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) contest on Friday evening.

The teams traded baskets through the first quarter and went into the second tied 9-9. Johnson was able to take control in the second frame with a 10-2 run that made it 19-12 with two minutes left in the half. The Terriers chipped away to close out the half down just 23-20.

After another back-and-forth third quarter, the Terriers were able to regain the lead and hold a 35-33 lead heading into the final quarter. Thomas pulled away in the fourth, outscoring the Badgers 16-7 to that the 51-40 win.

Molly Horton (Brownington, Vt.) scored 12 points while pulling in eight rebounds to lead the Terriers. Molly Carroll (Southwest Harbor, Maine) added 10 points and five boards.


The Terriers travel to NVU-Lyndon on Saturday, January 12 at 3:30 PM in a NAC game.