The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s basketball team had a couple of chances in the final 9.2 seconds but couldn’t hit the game-winning shot against Appalachian State tonight at McKenzie Arena.
Appalachian State’s Kelsey Sharkey scored on a putback with 11 seconds left to lift the Mountaineers to a 57-56 win and a share of the Southern Conference regular-season title.
The Lady Mocs’ streak of 11 straight SoCon titles, meanwhile, is officially over. Kylie Lambert led UTC with 11 points and 9 rebounds.
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John Frierson is in his seventh year at the Times Free Press and seventh year covering University of Tennessee at Chattanooga athletics. The bulk of his time is spent covering Mocs football, but he also writes about women’s basketball and the big-picture issues and news involving the athletic department. A native of Athens, Ga., John grew up a few hundred yards from the University of Georgia campus. Instead of becoming a Bulldog he attended Ole ...