PARSONS, Kan. - After a strong start in the first quarter, the Kansas City Kansas Community College women's basketball team struggled in the later part of the first half and would fall 65-48 to Labette Community College on the road.
The Blue Devils fall to 12-9 overall and 4-4 in the KJCCC.
KCKCC would outscore the Cardinals 15-8 in the first quarter, but a slow start to the second period would make the difference. Labette posted 26 points to the Blue Devils's nine and led 34-24 at halftime.
The Blue Devils would score 10 points in the third quarter and 14 points in the fourth quarter. But two straight double-digit periods in the second half for the Cardinals ultimately led them to the win.
KCKCC is back in action on Wednesday when they host Hesston College inside the KCKCC Fieldhouse at 5:30 p.m.