Huskies rough up Dragons

Michigan Tech erased two early leads and rolled to a 41-21 halftime advantage Saturday en route to beating Tiffin 80-46 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference play.

Bre Nauman’s two free throws for TU 31 seconds into the game snapped a scoreless tie, and she hit another foul shot at the 7:39 mark to give the Dragons a 3-2 edge.

The Huskies (9-3, 5-2 GLIAC) quickly erased it with a Morgan Anderson 3-pointer 15 seconds later to kick start an 18-5 run to close out the period.

Tiffin (4-9, 2-6) struggled offensively, going just 6 for 27 from the field in the first half and finishing 14 for 60 overall in the game.

Michigan Tech also held a 51-32 advantage on the boards, outscored TU 23-9 on turnovers, and had its bench outscore Tiffin’s bench 62-12.Lindsay Winter’s 16 points, eight rebounds and three steals keyed the Huskies. Baillie McGirk scored 14 points, Anderson ended with 10 points, Michelle LaFave grabbed eight rebounds and Elizabeth Kelliher blocked four shots.Kristen Massey scored 14 points for TU, Sarah Cummings added 10 points and four steals and Nauman grabbed seven boards.

Late rally not enough for ‘Berg

NEW CONCORD — The rally came too late.Muskingum survived a 17-5 surge by Heidelberg over the final 2:49 Saturday to claim a 101-94 Ohio Athletic Conference win. The victory snapped a five-game slide by the Muskies (9-4, 3-3 OAC) to Heidelberg.

The Student Princes (6-7, 2-4) trailed by 19 with 2:49 left.

Chris Moxley led Heidelberg with 20 points, Myron Prewitt netted 18, Mike Mason tossed in 13, and Kiere Bennie and Alex Arellano both tallied 11.

Bennie and Andrew Grothouse both dished three assists, and Prewitt and Mason each grabbed six rebounds.

Jarrell Marsh’s 25 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and three steals keyed the Muskies. Rickey Wilson netted 22 points, Marcus Dempsey had 20  points and four assists and Joshua Keyes added 10 points and 10 boards.

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