SANTA CRUZ, Calif. – Birmingham-Southern women's basketball dropped its game to host UC Santa Cruz on the final day of the Thanksgiving Classic Sunday. BSC moved to 6-2 overall on the year after falling 81-69.
Emilee Olsen (Marietta, Ga./Lassiter HS) earned her second straight double-double. She dropped a game-high 26 points and grabbed a game-high 18 rebounds. Derienne Black (Madison, Ala./Sparkman HS) and Josie Wannemuehler (Birmingham, Ala./John Carroll Catholic HS) also netted double-figure points. Black finished with 16, while Wannemeuhler earned 13 points, respectively.
The Panthers return home on Saturday to take on Louisiana College. The teams tipoff at 2 p.m.
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