Women's Basketball - Sat, Dec. 29, 2012
Cornerstone University 71 Olivet College 40
Cornerstone – Katelyn Cousins (20 points)
Olivet – Kelsey Campbell (7 points)
Cornerstone – Ashley Niedermayer (9 rebounds)
Olivet – Sydney Radde (6 rebounds)
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (5 assists)
Olivet – Kelsey Campbell (4 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
Cornerstone shot 56.3% (18-32) from the field including 75% (3-4) from beyond the arc while Olivet made just 25.9% (7-27) of their shots in the first half and the Golden Eagles ended the half up 44-19.
Katelyn Cousins scored 20 points on 9-13 shooting from the floor to lead the Golden Eagles to a 71-40 win at Olivet College today. Cornerstone jumped out to a 6-0 lead to start the game. Olivet battled back and brought the score to 8-7 with 16:04 on the clock. Cornerstone then went on a 24-7 run over the next 10 minutes to go up 32-14. The Golden Eagles finished the half with a 12-5 run to take a 44-19 lead into the locker room at halftime. Cornerstone made a 13-2 run to start the second half and increased their lead to 57-21 at 14:29. The Comets got the lead down to 27 points with 5:38 left in the game but that would be as close as they would get it as the Golden Eagles would cruise to a 71-40 win over Olivet.
The Golden Eagles will return to action on Wednesday when they take on rival Aquinas at 6:00 p.m. over at Aquinas.