Down by 16 at the half, 40-24, the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats only managed tomake nine field goals out of 30 attempts in the first 20 minutes of play.
SVSU hit a season-high 11 three-pointers as the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats were5-of-18 (27.8 percent) from the three-point line on the day.
Emily Belland led the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats with 18 points for thegame.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She was a perfect 6-of-6 from thefloor and free throw line.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ TiffanyGrubaugh had a double-double on the afternoon with her 16 points and 10rebounds.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She also had five assists,three blocks and two steals.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Two otherÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats hit for double-digits as Emily Samuelson had 13 points and Tera Oppermanadded 11 markers.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Samuelson also hadfive assists to go along with her three steals for the game.
The Cardinals grabbed 10 more rebounds than the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats with43 rebounds to 33 for the visitors.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Thewin snapped an eight-game losing skid against the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats for the Cardinals.
NMU has their next six games at home at the