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Cornerstone University 64 Robert Morris University (Ill.) 65
Cornerstone – Jill Hendrickson (24 points)
Robert Morris – Renee Reed (14 points)
Cornerstone – Jill Hendrickson (6 rebounds)
Robert Morris – 3 tied (7 rebounds)
Cornerstone – Katelyn Cousins (6 assists)
Robert Morris – Danisha Cole (6 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles shot 60.0% (15-25) from the field in the second half but they only made 1 of 11 shots from beyond the arc for the game.
The Golden Eagles played Robert Morris University (Ill.) in their second game at the Sleep Inn Tip-Off Classic hosted by Purdue Calumet. Cornerstone trailed for most of the game today. They did tie the score at 17-17 with 10:23 in the first half but that would be the only time in the game that they didn't trail the Eagles. Robert Morris built the lead to 10 (44-34) early in the second half. Cornerstone kept the game close right up to the end of the game but just couldn't take the lead. Robyn Veltkamp made it 64-65 with .41 seconds remaining but neither team would score and the Eagles walked off with a 65-64 win over Cornerstone.
The Golden Eagles will host Rochester for their first home game on Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.