Bridgeport, Conn.-The University of Bridgeport women's basketball team lost an East Coast Conference home affair to the visiting St. Thomas Aquinas College Spartans on Wednesday night, 71-42. UB is now 5-22 overall and 3-12 in the ECC. STAC moves to 20-6 overall and 12-3 in conference play.
Juniors Janiece Loney (Herndon, Va.) and Alyzae Davis (Bronx, N.Y) led the Purple Knights with 10 points apiece.
Ruth Adams led STAC with a double-double of 27 points and 15 rebounds.
Up next, the UB women's basketball team closes out its regular season schedule at home on Saturday with a 1:00 p.m. Senior Day game versus Mercy College. Bridgeport can still qualify for the ECC Championship Tournament with a win on Saturday and a loss by the University of the District of Columbia against St. Thomas Aquinas.