Clarksville, Ark.-Louisiana College went on a 27-7 to open the second half en route to a 71-45 win over the Lady Eagles in American Southwest Conference play Saturday.
Ozarks (5-14, 3-11) trailed 32-23 at the half and were unable to muster a comeback due to the Wildcats (12-6, 8-6) hot second half start. Sabrina Goddard scored 11 points in the first half to keep the Lady Eagles close. Her inside basket with 1:27 left got Ozarks within 28-23. The Wildcats came out on fire in the second half, reeling off a 16-0 run over a five-minute span to build a 58-28 lead. Ozarks managed just seven field goals in the second half.
Goddard scored a team-best 20 points. Olivia Fisher had 16 rebounds.
Ozarks will host Mississippi College February 5. The game can be heard locally on KXIO 106.9 FM and on the web at www.kxio.nu.