Chambers posts game-high 23 points in 60-54 SUNY Canton women's road loss at Delhi
DELHI – Antanasia Chambers scored a game-high 23 points playing all 40 minutes but host SUNY Delhi outscored the Roos by eight points in the fourth quarter to earn a 60-54 victory on Saturday.
Chambers finished with 23 points, eight rebounds, three assists and two steals, while Taylor Saltus added 12 points, five rebounds, three steals and two assists. Sade Rogers chipped in seven points and three assists.The Broncos (15-9) jumped out to a 15-7 lead after the opening quarter, but Canton (11-10) battled back to get within 28-23 at intermission. Saltus paced the Roos with eight first half points, while Samiaya Salley, who hit the game-winner with less than a second left in Delhi's 69-67 victory on January 23rd, led all players with 12 first half points.
Canton started the second half on a 5-0 run to tie the game at 28 apiece and took their first lead of the half at 34-33 following a Jenifer Morgan-Aubin free throw. The Roos led 40-38 after three quarters.
With the Roos trailing by one, Delhi went on a 6-0 run that included a pair of layups from Camryn McDonald to open up a 51-44 lead with 5:34 remaining. Canton trimmed the deficit to three but once again the Broncos regained a seven point advantage. The Roos would get no closer than four the remainder of the way as the hosts held on for the six point victory.
Salley led Delhi with 21 points and nine rebounds, while McDonald posted a double-double on 18 points and 13 rebounds. Both Salley and McDonald dished out five assists, while Kiera Holland added 11 points and Katie Herba totaled eight points and eight rebounds.
The women's basketball team is back in action on Tuesday when it visits SUNY Potsdam at 6 p.m..