HAMPTON, Va.- The University of Maryland Eastern Shore women's basketball team had their hands full in a 54-35 loss to Hampton.
The loss drops the Lady Hawks to 5-16 while Hampton added a victory to an impressive season of 20-4. Despite losing by 19, the Lady Haws held the Lady Pirates to 25-percent shooting, (18-of-72 from the field). The Lady Hawks shot 13-percent, (4-of-32) in the first half and could never recover from a 15 point halftime deficit.
The Lady Hawks look to rebound in a big game this Saturday. Howard University will play the men's and women's team for UMES' Homecoming game.
Tip-off is set for 2 p.m. in the W.P. Hytche Athletic Center.