Central Christian College’s women broke into the victory column here Saturday afternoon in a matinee special at Pyle Complex.
The Lady Tigers played incredible defense in stifling Barclay College in a 52-35 victory.
Barclay shot only 15 percent in the second half and managed just 14 points, as the Lady Tigers pulled away after leading 26-21 at intermission.
Samantha Graves had a career game for CCC, pouring in 25 points and pulling down 12 rebounds.
Cara Barnes led Barclay with 10 points.
CCC forced 37 turnovers and had eight more rebounds to key the win. The Lady Tigers are now 1-4 going into a road game tonight at Friends.
CCC (52) -- Stringer 0 1-2 1; McCullough 1 0-0 2; S. Graves 12 1-2 25; R. Graves 0 5-6 5; Espinoza 3 2-2 8; Hawthorne 0 3-3 3; Stevenson 2 3-5 8. Totals -- 18 15-19 52. 3-pointers -- Stevenson 1.
Barclay (35) -- Williams 0 5-6 5; Barnes 4 2-3 10; Powers 3 0-1 6; Wheeler 0 2-2 2; Danis 1 3-4 5; Kimble 1 0-0 3; Sullivan 2 0-2 4. Totals --11 12-18 35. 3-pointers -- Kimble 1.