Beavers scoring duo not enough in weekend-opening loss to Marauders

February 15, 20191st2nd3rd4thFinal
University of Mary1622231273
Bemidji State139131853
Stats at a GlanceMARYBSUW
FG Percentage.634 (26-41) .333 (18-54)
3P FG Percentage.643 (9-14) .185 (5-27)
FT Percentage.632 (12-19) .667 (12-18)
Offensive Rebounds34
Defensive Rebounds3516
Total Rebounds3820
Turnovers178
Steals26
Bench Points1320
LeadersMARYBSUW
PointsAskvig - 25
Bray - 17
ReboundsAskvig - 10
Bray - 7
AssistsDvorak - 7
Myer - 2
Vold - 2
Bachmann - 2
StealsDvorak - 1
Schneider - 1
Vold - 2
Bachmann - 2
BlocksDvorak - 2
Bartek - 2
Rappe - 1
Bachmann - 1
Beavers scoring duo not enough in weekend-opening loss to Marauders
Friday, February 15, 2019
Beavers scoring duo not enough in weekend-opening loss to Marauders

BEMIDJI, Minn. (BSU Gymnasium) – Sophomore center Taylor Bray and freshman guard Trinity Myer combined for 30 points Friday night as the Bemidji State University women’s basketball team fell to University of Mary, 73-53, in BSU Gymnasium. The Beavers fall to 5-18 overall and 3-16 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference while the Marauders improve to 15-7 overall and 13-6 in conference play.

Bray and Myer combined for 18 of BSU’s 22 first half points, including the first 15 of the game. Bray and Myer combined to go 4-of-6 from the field during the first half while the third Beaver to record a point was senior forward Emma Rappe with 2:50 remaining in the first half.

The Beavers took their only lead of the game early in the first quarter as Myer put in a layup followed by one of two free throws for a 3-2 edge. U-Mary scored the ensuing five points although BSU went on a 6-2 run to end the first quarter trailing by three, 16-13.

The Marauders opened the second quarter on an 18-2 run, holding BSU to 1-for-9 shooting from the field during the run. Coming out of the halftime break trailing by 16 points, 38-22, BSU went down by 32, 56-24, after U-Mary opened the second half 7-for-7 from the field to go on an 18-2 run.

Bray finished the game with a team-high 17 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field with seven rebounds while Myer scored 13 points on 5-of-11 shooting. The Beavers shot 33.3 percent (18-54) from the field and 18.5 percent (5-27) from long range while giving up a season-high 63.4 percent (26-41) shooting from the floor to the Marauders.

Bemidji State will close out the 2018-19 home schedule Saturday with senior day against Minot State University. BSU will tip-off at 3:30 p.m. against MiSU from the BSU Gymnasium.

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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).

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