Doane Rallies for First Win of Season
Doane rallied from a 16-point deficit to defeat Viterbo University 56-52 on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers trailed 46-30 with 13 minutes to play. Freshman Brittany Lurz scored all 14 of her points in the 26-6 Doane run to close out the game. She hit a pair of three-point baskets scored the final eight points of the game for the Tigers.
Lindsay Anderson paced the Tigers scoring with 21 points on 8-of-11 shooting. She went 2-of-3 from behind the three-point arc as Doane hit five for the game. Desirae Albus came off the bench to score nine points and collect six rebounds for Doane. Amy Fox led the Tiger in rebounds with eight while Rudi Molet matched Albus' six.
Viterbo was led by Katina Mandylaris' 13 points. Katie Mechling added 12 points and nine rebounds while Joni Stanek notched 11 points and nine rebounds.
Doane will host College of St. Mary on Tuesday, November 6 at 7:30 PM.