|Madonna 8-7, 4-6||14||25||23||14||76|
|Mich.-Dearborn 4-15, 1-10||13||11||17||20||61|
|Jan. 7, 2017|
|#02 Lindsey Hernden - 20||Points||#21 Jeorgia Jones - 13|
|#04 Becca Sabol - 7||Rebounds||#23 Natalie Spala - 7|
|#01 Michele Hayes - 5||Assists||#22 Kendall Rose - 4|
|47.3% (26 - 55)||Field Goals %||46.9% (23 - 49)|
|40% (12 - 30)||3 Point Field Goals %||31.8% (7 - 22)|
|72.7% (8 - 11)||Free Throws||53.3% (8 - 15)|
|16||2nd Chance Pts||4|
DEARBORN, Mich. - The Madonna University women's basketball team hit 12 shots from 3-point range, which was the difference in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup with the University of Michigan-Dearborn Saturday at the UM-Dearborn Fieldhouse.
Lindsey Hernden and Cris Harper each connected on four 3-pointers to lead the Crusaders to a 76-61 win over the Wolverines. The loss drops UM-Dearborn to 4-15 overall and 1-10 in the WHAC.
Three Wolverines finished in double figures, led by Jeorgia Jones (FR/Detroit MI) who came off the bench to score a team-high 13 points on 6-of-10 shooting. Kendall Rose (SO/Canton, MI) added 12 points and five rebounds, while hitting a pair of 3-pointers. Natalie Spala (SO/Livonia, MI) scored 11 and was a perfect 3-of-3 from deep, while grabbing a team-high seven rebounds.
The Wolverines shot 23-of-49 from the field, 7-of-22 from deep and 8-of-15 from the line. UM-Dearborn won the rebounding battle 28-27, while finishing with 15 assists and 21 turnovers.
Hernden scored a game-high 20 for the Crusaders, while Harper added 12 off the bench. Madonna shot 26-of-55 from the field, 12-of-30 from 3-point range and 8-of-11 at the free-throw line.
The Wolverines hit the road for a WHAC contest at Aquinas College at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in Grand Rapids, Mich.