The Concordia College women's basketball team traveled to Bloomfield, N.J. Thursday where the Clippers were defeated by Bloomfield College 71-51.
The Clippers (5-10) led early in the first half, but were overtaken by the Deacons, who outscored the visitors to take a 41-20 halftime lead.
Tara-Ann Rock got the Clippers back to within single digits of the lead after a three-point shot in the third quarter, but Bloomfield went on a hot streak and scored 16 unanswered points in a span of three minutes and thirty seconds to take a 65-40 lead with 6:24 remaining in the game.
Chanessa Blakemore led the Clippers with 14 points and 12 rebounds for her ninth double-double of the season. She also added five steals, two blocks and a steal in 39 minutes of action. Rock added 12 points off the bench and chipped in with two rebounds and two assists.
Concordia will host Dominican College next Wednesday.
From a report by Concordia Sports information
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