Hastings College rolls over Morningside in Saturday double-header
Broncos women’s basketball facing number 13 Morningside, their third top 15 ranked opponent in the past two weeks.
Hastings College trailing by three at the half, but look out for Shandra Farmer zig zagging through the paint, finding some room and puts the Broncos back in it.
Morningside’s Jordyn Moser saw a lot of action, this time keeping it to herself driving coast to coast, making a beautiful lay-up. Two of 18 points on the night.
Trying to climb back, Broncos turn it up underneath, Gabby Grasso saves the day with the rebound, banging it off the glass to score.
Broncos down by 14 at one point now trail by just 3, until Farmer strikes back, nailing it from right inside the arc.
Broncos take the lead after making two shots at the charity line, but the Mustangs had one last chance in the final seconds. Sierra Mitchell going for it all downtown, misses it wide left.
Hastings College in a major come from behind win holds on 73-72. Their 20th win of the season, they'll play Doane on Feb. 7. at 6:00 P.M.
Coach Gavers and his squad followed the women hoping to bounce back after falling to the Mustangs on the road.
Not a bad way to start, check out Kevin Harkins taking it down low, with that 6’8 frame he jumps it over a defender and comes through with a bucket.
Morningside trying to answer back, they make the right choice with a quick pass to Zach Imig for a one handed shot. Mustangs regain the lead.
But back come Hastings, this time with Kevin Miller taking the jump shot from behind the charity line, BOOM, Broncos back in it
Looking for some more, Broncos with the steal land it in the hands of Tyler Hedlund, racing it back to the other side, spins past a defender to jam in the basket.
Hastings College gets their revenge upsetting number nine Morningside 91-80. They're back in action Feb. 7. hosting Doane University at 8:00 P.M.