Cornerstone University 64 Marygrove College 40
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (19 points)
Marygrove – Keara Marks (13 points)
Cornerstone – Ashley Niedermayer (11 rebounds)
Marygrove – Keara Marks (7 rebounds)
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (5 assists)
Marygrove – Keara Marks (2 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles grabbed 67 rebounds including 32 offensive rebounds in the game.
Marygrove made the first basket of the game to take a 2-0 lead but that would be the only lead of the day for the Mustangs. Jill Hendrickson tied the game at 2-2 with 17:12 and made another a 16:42 to take a 4-2 lead and they would never trail again. Cornerstone would push the lead to as high as 12 points (26-14) and would finish the half with an 11 point lead at 26-15. Neither team shot particularly well in the first half but Cornerstone limited Marygrove to just 4 of 24 from the field. Both teams would shoot better in the second half. Cornerstone made 15 of 33 from the field including 4 of 8 from long range. Cornerstone would extend the lead to 36 (60-24) with 8:56 on the clock and would finish with a 24 (64-40) point win over the Mustangs.
The Golden Eagles will return home to play Lawrence Tech on Wednesday, December 5th at 5:30.