EASTON, PA – Lafayette concluded the regular season on Senior Day, hosting Army in a 64-53 loss. Senior Danielle Fiacco reached a personal milestone, scoring her 1,000th career point on a buzzer-beating put back to end the first half.
Jamie O’Hare led the Leopard offense with 16 points, including four buckets from beyond the arc. Fiacco added 12 points and a team-high seven boards. Lafayette ended the first half with confidence as Fiacco came up with a steal, passed to Fahan who went coast-to-coast but missed the layup. Fiacco was right behind Fahan for the put back to tie the game.
A second half 7-0 run highlighted by a pair of threes from Linnel Macklin and O’Hare tied the game with 11:10 remaining. The Knights countered with a 6-0 spurt to take a 51-45 lead with seven and a half minutes to play. Army knocked down all six of its free throws in the final minute to hold off the Leopards.