The BGSU women's basketball team suffered a 73-55 loss to Ball State in the semifinals of the MAC tournament at Quicken Loans Arena. Erica Donovan scored 17 points to lead the Falcons (27-4), while Jillian Halfhill added 14. Shelbi Justice finished with 21 points to lead five in double figures for Ball State (18-15). Brandy Woody scored 16, Brittany Carter 13, and both Nathalie Fontaine and Katie Murphy 10 for the Cardinals.
The Falcons, as the MAC??s regular-season champions, are assured of at least a berth in the WNIT. The NCAA Championships and WNIT fields each will be announced on Monday night.