Concordia Falls in Own Tournament
Concordia took 17 more shots than Concordia (Ore.) in the second half, but couldn’t make up an eight-point halftime deficit and lost, 77-74, in the championship game of the Eagle Invitational women’s basketball tournament Wednesday in Irvine.
Concordia (Ore.) shot 70% in the second half.
Jaime Gast led Concordia (6-5) with 23 points.
In the Montana Holiday Classic women’s basketball tournament:
St. Bonaventure 67, Cal State Fullerton 57--Andrea Thieme scored 17 points and Kristina Naumovic had 11 for the Titans.
In nonconference play:
Southern California College 78, Bethel College (Kan.) 48--Host SCC forced 37 turnovers and Amee Pina scored 21 points and Sara Herkenhoff had 14 for SCC (7-5).
In the Concordia men’s basketball tournament:
Concordia 68, Concordia (Wis.) 59--Harald Hoffman scored 19 points to lead the Eagles (8-4) in the first round.