Women Hold Off Rust for 61-58 Win

Women Hold Off Rust for 61-58 Win

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. –  The Birmingham-Southern women's basketball held off a late push from Rust College Friday night to come away with the 61-58 win.  BSC moved to 4-5 overall after grabbing its third consecutive win, and remains undefeated at home.


The Panthers were led offensively by Kaitlin Hogan (Vestavia Hills, Ala./Vestavia Hills HS).  She came off the bench and finished with a team and career-high 18 points.  The bench


Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) picked up her second double-double of the season.  She earned 10 points and grabbed a game-high 14 rebounds.  Jameice Holmes (Nashville, Tenn./University School of Nashville) put up 11 points of her own, marking her fourth straight game in double figures.


The Panthers take a break for the holiday season and return to action on Wednesday, Dec. 28 when they travel to Belhaven.  Tipoff is set for 5 p.m.