Cornerstone University 42 Madonna 54
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (14 points)
Madonna – Kaylee McGrath (18 points)
Cornerstone – Ashley Niedermayer (12 rebounds)
Madonna – Kaylee McGrath (9 rebounds)
Cornerstone – Jill Hendrickson, Katelyn Cousins (2 assists)
Madonna – 5 tied with (2 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles went 0-13 from long range while the Crusaders made 5-18.
The Golden Eagles made the first basket of the game but that would turn out to be their only lead of the day. Madonna made an 18-9 run over the next 11 minutes to take an 18-10 lead with 7:22 left in the first half.. The Crusaders built their lead up to 25-12 (13 points) with 2:30 remaining and would go into the locker room with a 27-16 advantage. Cornerstone would chop the lead down to 37-22 in the first ten minutes of the second half but the Crusaders made a 12-7 run to get the lead back to double digits with 6:47 remaining and they would keep a double digit lead through the remainder of the half as they defeated Cornerstone 54-42 today.
The Golden Eagles will have this week off for exams and will return to action next Saturday when they travel over to play UM-Dearborn for a 3:00 tip-off.