Saturday, November 24th Coastal Bend would face Howard College for the finale of the classic. The Cougars started the game slowly and dug themselves a huge hole early by turning the ball over and poor shooting. The Hawks led at the break, 47-13. The second half, the Cougars played better but the deficit they faced was too much to overcome. The Cougars scored a total of 23 points in the second half, while the Hawks scored 30. Howard ultimatley beat Coastal Bend by a final of 77-36.
Coastal Bend Guard, Angelina Barela lead the Cougars in scoring wtih eight points, five rebounds and two assists. Forward, Emiko Hemphill scored six points and corralled a game high, 14 rebounds. Jada Mitchell netted six points and grabbed six boards to assist the Cougars.
The Cougars will be in back in action at the Peter S. Marecek Fitness Center this Saturday, December 1st as they host Bossier Parish Community College at 1:00 PM.