BG clinches Top-Four seed for MAC Tournament
Thu, 16 Feb 2012 03:58:23 GMT —
The BGSU women's basketball team bounced back from a heartbreaking defeat at Toledo with a 62-52 home win over Buffalo on Wednesday. In the process the Falcons clinched a Top-Four seed in the MAC Tournament.
Senior Jessica Slagle led the way for BG with 19 points, she was followed by two Falcons who each recorded a double-double. Sophomore Alexis Rogers had 16 points and 12 rebounds and junior Chrissy Steffen had 13 points and 12 boards.
BG wore white jerseys with pink trim for the annual Play 4Kay game in support of breast cancer awareness. The name of the event honors former NC State coach Kay Yow who lost her battle with breast caner in 2009. Pink BG shirts were also sold with a portion of the proceeds going toward research.
BG is now 21-4 overall and 12-1 in MAC play.