St. Lawrence 62 Hamilton 60
January 24, 1997
Hamilton almost pulled off the upset, but fell in a thrilling game, 62-60. The Continentals led 39-27 at halftime, but the Saints steadily climbed back in the game in the second half. A game-tying shot by Hamilton's Kelly McKeown just missed as the final buzzer sounded. Hamilton, led by Jessica Levi's 20 points and 13 rebounds, has lost three in a row and falls to 4-9. Crystal Stone led 8-4 St. Lawrence with 18 points and 10 rebounds.