Women's Basketball Open Tip-Off Tournament Against Calvin
Nov 18, 2016
PLYMOUTH, Wis. - This weekend the University of Dubuque women's basketball team will compete in the 2016 Lakeland University Tip-Off Tournament. The Spartans opened the tournament Friday night and lost to Calvin College 55-68. UD's Emily Brinker pumped in 19 first half points en route to 25 points and five rebounds to lead the Spartans. A chilly night from the outside, hampered the Spartans when they connected on 1-16 attempts from beyond the three point area. The Spartans trailed by as much as 22 points before slicing the lead to 13 as time expired.
UD sank 22-71 attempts from the field (31%) and missed just two free throws, sinking 10-12 attempts (83.3%). The Spartans were out rebounded 39-45, but out scored Calvin in the paint 34-20. Thirteen Spartans saw action in the loss and nine contributed to the scoring column.
UD will play Mount Mary University at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19 in the consolation match. A winter storm advisory is in effect for the area on Saturday morning, so fans are warned to travel safely as anticipated blowing snow could cause near white out conditions.
Moose & Dona Woltzen Gymnasium
Plymouth, WI 53073-4878
Lakeland University Muskies - Plymouth, Wis. website
Calvin College Knights - Grand Rapids, Mich. website
University of Dubuque Spartans - Dubuque, Iowa website
Mount Mary University Blue Angels - Milwaukee, Wis. website
Schedule: First team listed will be designated visiting team
Friday, November 18th
6 p.m. - Mount Mary University-42 at Lakeland University-84 Box score
8 p.m. - University of Dubuque-55 vs. Calvin College-68 BOX SCORE
Saturday, November 19th
2:00 p.m. - Mount Mary University vs. University of Dubuque
4:00 p.m. - Calvin College at Lakeland University
Calvin and Dubuque will wear dark uniforms on Saturday; Lakeland and Mount Mary will wear white
Live stats and live video for all four games of the tournament, the link for those will be at http://portal.stretchinternet.com/lc/.
Tournament page at http://lakelandmuskies.com/sports/2016/8/1/2016WBBTipOff.aspx?path=wbball