|Lawrence Tech 14-10, 10-7||15||12||17||18||62|
|Mich.-Dearborn 5-20, 2-15||11||10||19||10||50|
|Feb. 1, 2017|
|Lawrence Tech||Indv. Leaders||Mich.-Dearborn|
|#34 Nicole Buckingham - 24||Points||#21 Jeorgia Jones - 20|
|#22 Christina Henry - 6||Rebounds||2 Players (#21,#23,#3) - 1|
|#15 Cherilyn Banas - 4||Assists||3 Players - 2|
|Lawrence Tech||Team Statistics||Mich.-Dearborn|
|44% (22 - 50)||Field Goals %||41.7% (20 - 48)|
|18.8% (3 - 16)||3 Point Field Goals %||26.7% (4 - 15)|
|78.9% (15 - 19)||Free Throws||75% (6 - 8)|
|13||2nd Chance Pts||4|
DEARBORN, Mich. — Despite a strong third-quarter comeback, the University of Michigan-Dearborn women's basketball team fell to Lawrence Tech in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference contest Wednesday at the UM-Dearborn Fieldhouse.
Lawrence Tech used a strong push in the fourth quarter to separate itself from the Wolverines en route to a 62-50 victory. UM-Dearborn drops to 5-20 on the season and 2-15 in the WHAC.
The Wolverines were led by Jeorgia Jones (FR/Detroit, MI) for the second consecutive game. Jones shot 10-16 from the field, grabbed four rebounds and finished with a career-high 20 points, including 12 in the first half. Kendall Rose (SO/Canton, MI) scored eight points for the Wolverines and Marisa Sauve (JR/Dearborn, MI), playing in her first home game of the season came away with seven points.
UM-Dearborn shot 20-for-48 as a team, hit 4-of-15 from long range, 6-of-8 free-throws and added 12 assists.
Lawrence Tech was led by Nicole Buckingham who shot 9-for-22 and scored a game-high 24 points.
With just five games remaining on the schedule, the Wolverines will play three more at home. Marygrove College comes to town for a WHAC matchup at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Fieldhouse.