MNU 69 - Baker 58
MNU (13-2, 10-1), BU (10-6, 5-5)
Bell Family Arena - Olathe, Kan.
- The Pioneers bounced back from their first Heart loss to beat Baker 69-58 on Monday. The Wildcats jumped out to a 9-point lead, but MNU closed the first quarter strong to trail by just 2 at the break. A 3-point MNU halftime lead ballooned 14 after a 27-16 3rd quarter score, and the Pioneers maintained a multi-possession lead in the 4th.
MNU went on an 18-4 run late in the 1st and early in the 2nd quarter to take the lead for good.
had 19 points, 6 assists, and 3 steals. Jayden Oliver
had 14 points, 6 rebounds, and 5 assists. Anna Roulston
was 4-5 from the field and 5-5 from the line for 13 points and 12 rebounds off the bench. Jovana Jovovic
had 10 points and 10 rebounds. And Whitney Moia
had 10 rebounds and 3 blocks in 14 minutes.
Inside the Box Score
MNU held Baker to 27% shooting.
The next game is Thursday at home vs. #23 Central Methodist at 5:30.