|February 07, 2020||1st||2nd||3rd||4th||Final|
|Stats at a Glance||BSU||CSP|
|FG Percentage||.396 (21-53)||.500 (25-50)|
|3P FG Percentage||.417 (5-12)||.417 (5-12)|
|FT Percentage||.667 (14-21)||.800 (20-25)|
Wheatcraft - 13
Hanson - 2
Heittola - 1
Bray - 1
ST. PAUL, Minn. (Gangelhof Center) -- Junior guard Brooklyn Bachmann recorded her second career double-double on Friday night as the Bemidji State University women’s basketball team fell on the road to Concordia University-St. Paul, 75-61.
Bachmann scored 11 of her 15 points and grabbed six of her 10 rebounds in the second half as the Beavers ultimately fell to 7-14 overall and 4-13 in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference.
Bemidji State overcame an early three-point deficit with a 6-0 run to go ahead by one point. Two possessions later, freshman center Rachael Heittola converted an and-one opportunity to give the Beavers their largest lead of the night, 13-9, just over five minutes into the game. The Golden Bears scored the final six points of the first quarter before the Beavers went on an 8-2 run to pull to within one point, 27-26.
BSU stayed within one possession until a scoring drought began with 5:00 to play in the half. Over the final five minutes, Bemidji State went 0-of-4 from the field and gave away four turnovers as Concordia-St. Paul scored the final 14 points of the half for a 46-30 lead over BSU.
The Beavers outscored the Golden Bears in the third quarter, 19-16, that helped the squad pull to within eight points late in the period. CSP scored six of the last seven points of the quarter and stayed ahead by double-digits for the rest of the game.
Bachmann’s second career double-double was also her second of the season while she added five assists, two steals and one block. Sophomore guard Trinity Myer followed with 14 points five rebounds, four assists and one steal. Junior center Taylor Bray also reached double-figures in scoring with 11 points on 4-of-6 shooting from the field.
BSU shot 39.6 percent (21-53) from the field and 41.7 percent (5-12) from beyond the arc but gave away 16 turnovers through the game. The Golden Bears took advantage of the Beavers’ turnovers with 25 points while also scoring 32 points off the bench. CSP finished the game shooting 50.0 percent (25-50) from the field, 41.7 percent (5-12) from 3-point range and 80.0 percent (20-25) from the free-throw line.
Bemidji State finishes its weekend at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday at Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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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).