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Women’s Basketball downed by Ithaca, 75-39

ITHACA, NY-  The Alfred University women’s basketball team fell in a conference matchup to Ithaca College, Friday evening, in a 75-39 decision.

The Lady Saxons struggled to generate offense scoring 20 points in the first half and 19 in the second. For the game, AU shot 37 percent from the field, 43 percent from beyond the arc, and 17 percent from the free-throw line.

Sophomore guard Harley Cleary (Rochester, NY/Our Lady of Mercy) led Alfred with 10 points and four assists. Sophomore forward Shea Oleska (Seneca Falls, NY/Mynderse) pulled down a team-high six rebounds also.

Alfred (4-6, 0-2 Empire 8) returns to action against Utica, Friday Jan. 5, at 2 p.m.