Women’s Basketball Rolls Past Mississippi Valley State, 96-60, To Claim Third Place At Colorado Tournament

first_img Next Game: Iowa State 11/30/2017 – 7 PM PDF Box Score Rhine was one of five Drake (3-3) players that scored in double figures and one of three Bulldogs that grabbed 12 or more rebounds as the team set the new program-record and MVC record for rebounds with 72. Rhine was named to the all-tournament team for her stellar play in the two games in Boulder. Becca Hittner (Urbandale, Iowa) scored 13 points to hit double digits in all six games this season. Sammie Bachrodt (Wichita, Kan.) also had 13 points to go with a career-tying six assists. Nicole Miller (Walker, Iowa) recorded her first career double-double with 11 points and a career-high 12 rebounds. Maddy Dean (Jordan, Minn.) chipped in 10 points. Story Links Becca Jonas (Independence, Mo.) pulled down a season-high 13 rebounds and added five assists. The Bulldogs made 26-of-32 (81.3 percent) at the free throw line, scored 30 second chance points and recorded 25 assists on 31 field goals.The school record for most rebounds in a game until today was 67 by the 1979 team against Iowa. The MVC record was 68 held by Missouri State since 2012. Rhine scored the game’s first points but MVSU (0-4) answered with its own basket. The Devilettes led just once the entire game at the 8:48 mark, 6-4, in the first quarter, but it was all Bulldogs as they would lead by 38 points at one point late in the game. The victory snapped a two-game losing streak for Drake.center_img Full Schedule Roster BOULDER, Colo. – Sara Rhine (Eldon, Mo.) poured in a career-high 27 points, grabbed 12 rebounds and swatted a career-best three blocks as the Drake University women’s basketball team rolled past Mississippi Valley State, 96-60, on Saturday in the consolation game of the 2017 Rocky Mountain Classic. Preview Buy Tickets Live Stats 1350 ESPN Des Moines Mediacom MC22 Listen Live Watch Live HTML Box Score Drake returns to the Knapp Center Nov. 30 to host Iowa State. The in-state contest is the first of five consecutive games for the Bulldogs. Tipoff against the Cyclones is set for 7 p.m. and it will be broadcast on Mediacom MC 22 and The Valley on ESPN3. Fans are encouraged to wear support the Bulldogs by wearing white for the “WHITEOUT” game. Print Friendly Versionlast_img

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