Ashlen Dewart scored 23 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women’s basketball team to a 66-57 come-from-behind win against UAB today at Bartow Arena.
The Lady Mocs (9-2) trailed 28-23 at the half and every time UTC pulled ahead early in the second half, the Blazers (9-4) answered. That changed when the game was tied at 42. Ka’Vonne Towns put UTC up 45-42 with a 3-pointer and the Lady Mocs remained in front.
A Dewart hook shot put UTC up 58-51 and Towns followed that with a long pass over UAB’s press to Kylie Lambert for a layup and a 60-51 lead.
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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 ...