Eagles women's basketball team stumbles at home

Eagles women's basketball team stumbles at home
December 5, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine's women's basketball team dropped its second Northern Athletics Conference game of the young season, falling at home to Wisconsin Lutheran College, 70-45. The loss dropped the Eagles to 2-5 overall and 1-2 in the NAC. Tamika Curtis and Tiffany Hardy each had 11 points as the only two BU players in double-digit scoring. Curtis also had a team-leading six rebounds and five steals. Other scoring leaders for the Eagles included six points from Megan Walczak and five points from Karyn Conerty off of the bench. The Warriors out-rebounded Benedictine by a 42-38 margin.


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.