OLIVET, Mich. – The Olivet College women's basketball team fell to Calvin College, 79-25, tonight in a Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) contest at The Cutler Event Center in Olivet.
Final Score: Calvin 79, Olivet 25
Location: The Cutler Event Center; Olivet, Mich.
Records: Calvin 6-4 overall, 2-1 MIAA; Olivet 4-4 overall, 1-3 MIAA
HOW IT HAPPENED
- In the first quarter, the Knights raced out to 13-point lead, 20-7. Calvin led by 11 at the end of the opening quarter, 21-10.
- In the second quarter, the Knights kept the Comets off the scoreboard for the final seven minutes to build a 34-point advantage, 49-15, at the break.
- Calvin's 54-point margin of victory was its largest lead of the game.
FOR THE COMETS
- Freshman Bridget Garter led Olivet with nine points.
- Freshman Fayth Talbert grabbed a game-high 10 rebounds.
FOR THE KNIGHTS
- Four players scored in double figures.
- Kara Minderhoud and Ali Spayde each had 14, while Bre Luurtsema and Becca Richard each had 13.
- Spayde pulled down a team-best nine rebounds and made a game-high six steals.
- Olivet hosts Calumet College of St. Joseph (Ind.) Friday afternoon at 3 p.m.