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January 16, 2014

Lady Terriers edge Mt. Vernon

Lady Rams 5-1 in conference play

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MT. VERNON —

Mt. Vernon stayed closed throughout the second half as the Lady Terriers kept a lead but shook free from Mt. Vernon.

In the final minute, Mt. Vernon was able to close the gap. Courtney Scarbrough hit a 3-pointer to make the score 55-52 in the final minute. Ryan kept the deficit at three with a jumper from the baseline with 17 seconds left.

Achsah Greer led Carbondale with 14 points. McKena Miller added 13, and Kaili Bacon finished with 12.

I thought Greer was the one that hurt us more than anybody, but Greer's been playing well lately,” Lonnon said.

Mt. Vernon is 8-5 this season and 5-1 in South Seven Conference play.

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