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#5 Cornerstone University 54 Indiana Tech 63
Grand Rapids, Mich.
Cornerstone - Melissa Veltkamp (21 points)
Indiana Tech - Yasmine Coleman (16 points)
Cornerstone - Brooke Carter (8 rebounds)
Indiana Tech - Lesley Williams (7 rebounds)
Cornerstone - Robyn Veltkamp (6 assists)
Indiana Tech - Ebony Robinson (5 assists)
KEY TEAM STATS
The Golden Eagles only made 2 of 12 (16.7%) from beyond the arc while Indiana Tech made 7 of 15 (46.7%) from long range.
The Golden Eagles dropped their 3rd straight game tonight as Indiana Tech defeated Cornerstone 63-54. Cornerstone trailed 14-12 with 12:11 remaining on the clock in the first half but Indiana Tech went on an 8-0 run to go up 22-12 with 9:56 on the clock. Samantha Flietstra cut the lead to 22-17 with a free throw at 8:27 but the Warriors would finish the half with a 15-10 run to go into the locker room with 37-27 lead. Indiana Tech came out in the 2nd half with the same intensity and would increase their lead to 49-33 with 14:46 left in the game. Cornerstone did cut into that lead to get to within 5 points (55-50) when Ellisha Crosby hit a 2 point shot at 3:37 but that would be as close as the Golden Eagles would get as Tech went on to defeat the Golden Eagles by 9 (63-54).
The Golden Eagles will return to action on Saturday, Jan. 8th at 1:00 when they take on UM-Dearborn.