Alice Lloyd College is pleased to announce that it will be the host of the 2014 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletics Conference (KIAC) Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament. Games in the tournament's Final Four, as well as the Championship games, will be played at the College's Grady Nutt Athletic Center on Friday, February 28th and Saturday, March 1st.
Alice Lloyd College had the opportunity to speak with ALC senior forward Ariel Nickell, who has quickly become a campus star. Adele Williams caught up with the ALC basketball legend for a fun, in-depth chat just in time for the KIAC tournament.
The Alice Lloyd Eagles traveled to Madisonville, Tennessee on Thursday, February 20th, to battle Hiwassee College and hosted Ohio University Chillicothe on Sunday, February 23rd. Here is a recap of the four games.
Ariel Nickell is ALC's Female Athlete of the Week for her performances against Asbury and Brescia. The senior has shown that she will be difficult to replace next season and has more than cemented her place in the Alice Lloyd basketball history books.
The Alice Lloyd Eagles hosted the Brescia Bearcats on Sunday, February 23rd. The Eagles used a great defensive performance and got scoring from everyone as the home team won in convincing fashion, 82-67.
The Alice Lloyd women's hoops team went back out on the road Thursday, February 20th. This time, ALC battled the Asbury Lady Eagles. Alice Lloyd’s hopes for the number one seed in next week's KIAC tournament were dashed in this one as the visitors lost to the hosts in a close one, 72-67.
The Eagles traveled to Wilmore, Kentucky on Thursday, February 20th, to take on Asbury University. Alice Lloyd fought valiantly but came up just a little short in the end, losing by the final score of 79-75.