The Journal Gazette
Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:10 pm

Area college basketball roundup

Indiana Tech women roll on the road

USF, Trine women notch impressive wins



Erika Foy’s big bench night powered the No. 12 Indiana Tech women’s basketball team to a 79-50 win over Lawrence Tech on Wednesday in Southfield, Michigan.

Foy shot 8-of-10 from the field, netting 20 points in just 17 minutes for the Warriors (23-4, 16-1 WHAC).

Indiana Tech held Lawrence Tech (17-10, 11-6), who got 17 points from Homestead graduate Teryn Kline, without a field goal over the final 7:08.

BALL STATE 60, TOLEDO 58: In Toledo, Ohio, Arbrie Benson’s layup gave the Cardinals a 39-38 lead with 7:47 remaining, a lead the visitors never surrendered. Jasmin Samz led Ball State (16-7, 8-3 MAC) with 15 points, while Central Noble product Sydney Freeman led the Cardinals with five assists.

SAINT FRANCIS 70, MOUNT VERNON NAZARENE 56: At the Hutzell Center, five Cougars scored at least 10 points in the Crossroads League contest, led by Lauren McBryar’s 15-point night. No. 10 USF (21-5, 12-3 CL) finished 22-of-26 from the foul line.

INDIANA WESLEYAN 56, HUNTINGTON 52: At the Platt Center, the 21st-ranked Wildcats relied on a 35-26 edge through the middle two quarters. Warsaw graduate Dayton Groninger led IWU (20-7, 11-4 CL) with 16 points, with the Foresters (19-8, 8-7) seeing Sarah Fryman shoot her way to 31 points.

GRACE 71, SPRING ARBOR 65: In Spring Arbor, Michigan, a familiar tandem of Kyannah Stull and Vironnica Drake led the Lancers to victory, with Stull scoring 24 and Drake adding 23 for Grace (18-9, 9-6 CL). Spring Arbor (7-19, 2-13) never led.

TRINE 66, ALBION 50: In Albion, Michigan, a week off didn’t hurt the Thunder, who won for the 10th straight time. Trine (18-4, 12-1 MIAA) broke out for 44 second-half points, with Kayla Wildman’s 18 leading the way.

BLUFFTON 65, MANCHESTER 58: In Bluffton, Ohio, the Beavers led by just one point through three quarters. Hannah Lindsey led three Spartans (8-14, 5-10 HCAC) in double figures with 15.


CALVIN 78, TRINE 71: In Angola, the Knights trailed 38-29 at intermission before rallying. Langston Johnson scored 22 of his 32 points after halftime for Trine (13-9, 7-4 MIAA), but his teammates combined to shoot just 3-of-22 in the second half.

BLUFFTON 55, MANCHESTER 42: In North Manchester, the Beavers claimed the HCAC road victory by outscoring the Spartans 29-8 in the first 20 minutes. Abdul Ogunnaike’s 10 points led Manchester (8-14, 6-9).

INDIANA TECH 53, LAWRENCE TECH 41: In Southfield, Michigan, the Warriors limited the hosts to a 16-of-59 shooting performance to improve to 13-4 in WHAC play. Lucas Lehrman’s 16-point night paced a trio of double-digit offensive showings for Indiana Tech (17-10 overall).

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