Sunday, Oct 21, 2018
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio


Kent State women steamroll Bowling Green


Sydney Lambert, shown in a game earlier this season, scored 16 points to lead Bowling Green State University, but the Falcons fell 81-57 to Kent State University Wednesday.

BLADE Enlarge

In the first meeting with Kent State, the Bowling Green State University women’s basketball team managed to shut down Jordan Korinek, who leads the Mid-American Conference in scoring.

Not this time. Korinek scored an efficient 36 points as the Golden Flashes routed the Falcons 81-57 on Wednesday night.

Korinek, who led the MAC in scoring at 20.1 points per game entering the contest, was held to just six shots and seven points during a 60-50 loss Jan. 17 at the Stroh Center.

But the Falcons couldn’t replicate that defensive performance on Wednesday, when she knocked down 12 of 18 field-goal attempts and 10 of 11 free throws. She also had nine rebounds.

Sydney Lambert led the Falcons (10-11, 2-8 MAC) with 16 points. Kennedy Williams added 10 points.

Bowling Green shot just 28.3 percent from the field (17 of 60), which  included 25 percent in 3-pointers (8 of 32) in a game where the Falcons trailed 29-11 after the first quarter.

Kent State (11-11, 4-6) shot 47.2 percent from the field, making 25 of 53 shots.

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2018 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…