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Cornerstone University 76 Marygrove College 43
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone – Robyn Veltkamp (16 points)
Marygrove - Ciara Moore (18 points)
Cornerstone – Ashley Niedermayer (8 rebounds)
Marygrove - Arielle Edwards (9 rebounds)
Cornerstone –Kelsey Adamski (4 assists)
Marygrove - Keara Marks (2 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
Cornerstone held the Mustangs to 23.5% shooting on the game, while the Golden Eagles shot 46.2% for the game.
The Golden Eagles were dominant today against the Marygrove Mustangs. The Mustangs had a brief lead (4-2)at the beginning of the half. The teams went back and forth at the beginning of the game, having ties four times in the first 4:15 of the game. However, this would be the last time the Mustangs lead as Cornerstone took over the rest of the game. The Golden Eagles then outscored the Mustangs 32-14 for the rest of the half, including an 18-2 run to put them up 26-10 with 8:35 left on a shot by Robyn Veltkamp. The Golden Eagles went on another 14-10 run to finish the half and head into the locker room with a 40-22 lead. The second half was continued dominance for Cornerstone as they held Marygrove to just one point in the first 7:28 of the second half. In that time, the Golden Eagles went on a 22-0 run, while also getting their largest lead of 39 (62-23). Through the rest of the half, the Mustangs were never able to get the lead any closer than 31, which happened with 1:32 left in the game.
Cornerstone will return to action on Wednesday when they travel to Adrian to take on 3rd place Siena Heights at 6:00 p.m.