Cornerstone University 71 Rochester College 52
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Rochester - Kelly Burton (17 points)
Cornerstone - Kayleigh Hammond (9 rebounds)
Rochester - Elizabeth Stockwell - (5 rebounds)
Sam Tomaschko had 5 blocks for Rochester
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles had 47 rebounds to Rochester's 28 boards.
The Golden Eagles led from start to finish in the game and defeated Rochester 71-52 tonight. Cornerstone made a 13-0 run from 16:05 to 12:23 to break the game open and the Warriors never recovered. Cornerstone pushed the lead to 29 points (47-18) with :56 seconds on the clock and would finish up 49-23 at the half. The Golden Eagles maintained that lead for most of the second half as they went on to win by a margin of 19.
Cornerstone advances to the final of the Cornerstone Christmas Classic against #12 Iowa Wesleyan College (a 74-46 winner over Cardinal Stritch) in the first game. Tip off will be at 3:00 p.m. Cardinal Stritch will be playing Rochester in the Consolation game at 1:00 p.m. Click here to read article in the Grand Rapids Press.