MISHAWAKA, Ind. – The University of Michigan-Dearborn women's basketball team continued its perfect start to the season in the first true road game of 2019-20 at Bethel College Friday in Mishawaka, Ind.
The No. 22 Wolverines led by 10 at the half and withstood a rally from the Pilots in the third, outscoring Bethel 20-10 in the fourth to earn an 89-67 win, moving to 4-0 to start the season.
Lauryn Carroll had a big game, scoring a career-high 24 points to lead the Wolverines. She was 9-of-16 from the field and made three 3-pointers. Mariah Taylor scored 17 points on 7-of-13 shooting, adding three 3-pointers and six rebounds, while Ro'Zhane Wells added 13 points and six rebounds.
UM-Dearborn shot 36-of-88 from the field, 11-of-41 from deep and 6-of-8 from the line. The Wolverines finished with 18 assists and 13 turnovers, while forcing 25 Pilot turnovers.
Bethel was led by Catlyn Mulligan with 14 points and four 3-pointers.
UM-Dearborn remains in the Hoosier state to take on Indiana University-South Bend at 1 pm Saturday in South Bend, Ind.