ORANGEBURG, SC (December 29, 2021) — The South Carolina State women’s basketball team posted its lowest scoring effort of the season, dropping a tough 47-32 decision to Furman Wednesday (Dec. 29th) at Smith -Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.
The Lady Bulldogs were led by Trinity Klock with 11 points and nine rebounds, while freshman forward Lovely Sonnier added nine points and seven rebounds in the loss.
SC State shot 29.3 % from the field (12-of-41), 46% from the charity stripe (7-of-15), while managing a season-low 1-of-9 from 3-point range.
Furman had two players in double-figures with Tierra Hodges leading the way with a game-high 15 points and 14 rebounds, while Tate Walters chipped in 12 in the win.
UP Next for SC State
South Carolina State will open MEAC play at home versus Coppin State Saturday (Jan. 8th) in a 2 p.m. start and Monday (Jan.10th) versus Morgan State in a 5:30 p.m. tip-off at Smith-Hammond-Middleton Memorial Center.