Hope Christian downs Covenant in OT

Published 3:12 pm Monday, February 4, 2013


Christina Jones led the Hope Christian Lady Eagles to a 39-36 overtime victory over Covenant of Huntsville Feb. 1.

Hope Christian trailed by two points headed into the fourth quarter and outscored Covenant 9-7 to tie the game 31-31 at the end of regulation. The Lady Eagles went on an 8-5 run in the extra four minutes to take the 39-36 win.

Jones led Hope Christian with 25 points and seven rebounds. Erin Douglas finished with a team-high 14 rebounds.