Scores

Final

Valparaiso 59

(11-20, 5-11 Horizon)

(20) Green Bay 80

(27-2, 16-0 Horizon)

8:00 PM ET, March 13, 2013

1 2 T
VALP 22 3759
#20GB 37 4380

Top Performers

Valparaiso: T. Gerardot 21 Pts, 11 Reb, 2 Stl

Green Bay: A. Ritchie 27 Pts, 4 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl

No. 20 Green Bay routs Valparaiso to advance in Horizon tourney

Associated Press

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Adrian Ritchie scored 27 points to lead No. 20 Green Bay over Valparaiso 80-59 in the quarterfinals of the Horizon League tournament Wednesday.

Ritchie had seven 3-pointers for top-seeded Green Bay (27-2). Lydia Bauer added 17 points, and Sarah Eichler had nine points and a team-high 11 assists. Breannah Ranger had nine points and a team-high eight rebounds.

Green Bay led 37-22 at halftime and never trailed in the game.

Green Bay shot 48 percent from the field for the game. The Crusaders shot 33 percent. The Crusaders outrebounded Green Bay 37-35 but had 19 turnovers.

Tabitha Gerardot scored 21 points, grabbed 11 rebounds and was 10 of 10 at the free throw line for eighth-seeded Valparaiso (11-20). Laura Richards had five assists.

Green Bay is unbeaten in Horizon League play. Green Bay will play No. 4 seed Detroit on Friday.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
VALP
GB
Points 59 80
FG Made-Attempted 17-51 (.333) 28-58 (.483)
3P Made-Attempted 6-27 (.222) 13-34 (.382)
FT Made-Attempted 19-22 (.864) 11-19 (.579)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 19 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 24

Game Leaders

 
VALP
GB
PointsT. Gerardot 21A. Ritchie 27
ReboundsT. Gerardot 11B. Ranger 8
AssistsL. Richards 5S. Eichler 11
StealsL. Richards 4M. Lukan 2

2012-13 Season

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Jan 26, 2013 GB 78, @VALP 55Recap | Box Score
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