Morningside Staves Off Daemen
March 07, 2012
The Wildcats came all the way back to tie the game at 60 apiece after a Courtney Donovan 3-pointer with 1:43 to go and a Samantha Stanfield two-point jumper with 1:00 remaining. Daemen would fail to score the rest of the game.
Chelsea Trask, who sank three throws in the last 40 seconds, finished with a game-high 20 points for Morningside. The Mustangs enjoyed their biggest edge in turnover margin as they committed just seven of their own and benefitted from 20 Daemen turnovers.
The Wildcats were led by 19 points from Monica Kosior. Ellie Allen added 13 points, six rebounds and five assists.
The Mustangs will advance to play the winner of Mount Mercy (Iowa) and Southwestern (Kan.) at 5:15 p.m. on Friday.