Beloit, Wis. – The Women’s Basketball Team returned to action tonight at Flood Arena, but they were unable to come up with a win, falling to the 4th ranked Knights of Wartburg College 22-85.
After shooting 25% (2-8) from the field in the first quarter, the Bucs simply couldn’t get the offense going consistently, as they shot 17% (8-48) for the game; however, the team showed defensive grit throughout, generating 18 turnovers.
#11 Shelby Kline (’19 Rockton, Ill.) and Senior Jaylan Dunn (’18 Manteno, Ill.) led the way for the Bucs offensively, tallying 7 and 5 points, respectively. In addition, #1 Candace Cunningham (’19 Cary, Ill.) held down the boards, collecting a team high 6 rebounds.
The Bucs (2-7) will travel down to River Forest, Illinois for their next game to take on the Stars of Dominican University (4-4). Tip-off is at 7:00pm.