The Wells College women's basketball team played its second North Eastern Athletic Conference game of the year and came out on the short side of a 51-34 score against visiting Keuka College on Thursday, Dec. 7 at the Schwartz Athletic Center in Aurora, N.Y.
Keuka contined its strong start to the season and improved to 6-1 overall and 2-1 in the NEAC. Wells is 2-6 on the year with a 1-1 NEAC record.
The Wolves led 10-9 after the first quarter in which there were five lead changes. Keuka pulled away in the second and third quarters by outscoring Wells 27-14 in the middle 20 minutes. The Storm went on to a double-digit victory.
Keuka was 22-for-51 from the floor for a 43.1 percent shooting percentage. Wells made just 14 of 48 field goal attempts, a 29.2 percentage. Defensive pressure throughout the game by both teams contributed to a combined 54 turnovers, 27 by each team.
The last two opponents for the Express have a combined record of 12-1 on the year.
Wells is back in action Saturday, Dec. 9 at NEAC opponent Morrisville State College at 3 p.m.