FARMINGTON, Maine – The Thomas College women's basketball team fell to UMaine-Farmington 74-64 in a North Atlantic Conference (NAC) game on Saturday afternoon.
UMF went ahead early, holding a 14-2 lead with four minutes left in the first and finished the quarter up 21-12. Thomas closed the gap early in the second, pulling the score to 23-19 two minutes in. The Beavers separated themselves again quickly with a trio of baskets to make it 29-19 midway through the quarter. The teams traded baskets through the rest of the half as UMF went into the break with a 34-25 lead.
The Beavers lead remained through the third quarter, as UMF held a 15-14 edge in the quarter to take a 49-39 lead into the fourth. The teams were even once again in the final quarter, with both teams scoring 25 points as UMF went on to the 74-64 win.
Thomas will host Husson in a NAC game on Friday, January 25 at 7:30 PM.