|Date:||January 26, 2019|
Luther posted its third win in a row, an 81-50 decision over Buena Vista University this afternoon in the Regents Center. The Norse held the Beavers to 33.3% from the field. Buena Vista also turned the ball over 27 times that led to 33 points. Luther did most of its damage in the second and fourth frames, outscoring BVU 20-8 in the second and 21-5 in the fourth.
Twelve different players scored for Head Coach Amanda Bailey, led by Sarah Holtz who produced a double-double. Holtz tallied 16 points and collected a game high 10 rebounds, all on the defensive glass.
Laura Hamilton also reached double figures with 13 and dished out a game high five assists. Kaylee Parks came off the bench and added nine points, while Madilyn Heinke and Coranda Vickerman chipped in eight and seven respectively.
Erin Gerke led BVU with 16 points and Morgan Muhlbauer tallied 13.
The win gives Luther an A-R-C record of 8-2, 9-8 overall. Buena Vista fell to 0-11 in league play, 5-15 overall.
Luther will be off until one week from today when it will host Coe College at 2:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Basketball (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586