|Mount Vernon Nazarene (Oh||6||21||7||17||51|
|Jan. 4, 2017|
|Mount Vernon, OH|
|Indiana Wesleyan||Indv. Leaders||Mount Vernon Nazarene (Oh|
|#3 Chelsea Winner - 17||Points||#32 Natalie Carpenter - 20|
|2 Players (#2,#3) - 8||Rebounds||#50 Megan Beidelman - 10|
|#2 Kelsey Key - 5||Assists||#12 Dani Ellerbrock - 4|
|Indiana Wesleyan||Team Statistics||Mount Vernon Nazarene (Oh|
|46.2% (24 - 52)||Field Goals %||41.9% (18 - 43)|
|15.4% (2 - 13)||3 Point Field Goals %||21.4% (3 - 14)|
|73.7% (14 - 19)||Free Throws||75% (12 - 16)|
|11||2nd Chance Pts||3|
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio – The Mount Vernon Nazarene University women's basketball team came up just short against No. 11 Indiana Wesleyan University as they resumed Crossroads League play Wednesday night in Ariel Arena.
- Final Score: MVNU 51, IWU 64
- Records: MVNU 7-10 (1-4), IWU 12-5 (5-0)
- Natalie Carpenter – 20 points, 4 rebounds
- Megan Beidelman – 10 rebounds, 9 points
- Dani Ellerbrock – 4 assists
- MVNU kept things close in the first quarter of play, never letting IWU build a double-digit lead.
- Natalie Carpenter would score 11 of the Lady Cougars' 21 second-quarter points to pull the team to within four going into halftime.
- IWU would stifle the Lady Cougars in the third quarter, holding MVNU to just 3 of 9 shooting from the field.
- The Wildcats would hold on for the win despite a 17-point rally from the Lady Cougars in the final quarter of play.
- Chelsea Winner led a trio of Wildcats scoring double-figures, recording 17 points and 8 rebounds.
NEXT FOR THE LADY COUGARS
MVNU will travel to Fort Wayne, Ind. to face off against the University of Saint Francis on Saturday afternoon. The Crossroads League match up is slated for a 1:00 p.m. tipoff.