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CSU Final Four bound

Photo by Heather Middleton

Photo by Heather Middleton

From Staff Reports

The Clayton State Lakers are headed to the NCAA Division II women's Final Four.

Clayton State, which is ranked No. 2 in the latest NCAA poll, knocked off Bentley College 84-61 Tuesday afternoon in the Elite 8.

The Lakers now take on the winner of the Metro State-Shaw game Wednesday at 7 p.m.

All Elite 8 and Final Four games are being played in St. Joseph Mo.

Four players finished the Bentley game in double figures with Teshymia Tillman leading the way with 22 points. Tanisha Woodard and Brenna Fort each added 14 and Drameka Griggs added 13.

Clayton State only led 33-31 at the half, but took control over the final 20 minutes.

Further details will be posted to the website later today.