CLARKSVILLE, Ark. – Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team closed the regular season with a 75-62 win at Ozarks on Saturday afternoon in Clarksville, Ark.
The Cowgirls held the Eagles to 32,4 percent shooting in the game and had a 36-22 advantage in the paint.
Ozarks opened the game on a 6-0 run but the Cowgirls responded with a 15-0 run fueled by Parris Parmer's nine points. She hit a pair of 3-pointers and had a conventional 3-point play. HSU led 17-9 after the first quarter.
The Cowgirls pushed the lead to 26-16 before an 11-2 Ozarks run cut the lead to 28-27. HSU answered with a strong end of the quarter and led 38-31 at halftime. HSU put the game away with a 12-0 run out of the halftime locker room and never led by less than 13 points the rest of the way.
HSU is now 19-6 on the year and 13-3 in league play. The Cowgirls will be No. 2 seed out of the ASC West and will play LeTourneau in the first round of the ASC Tournament on Thursday at 5 p.m. in Richardson. Ozarks closed its season with a record of 6-19 overall and 1-15 in league play.
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