Eagles women's hoops topped at AU

Eagles women's hoops topped at AU
December 8, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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Benedictine University's wopmen's basketball team had four of its players score in double figures, but it was not enough as host Aurora University gained the 68-59 Northern Athletics Conference win. The loss dropped the Eagles to 2-6 overall and 1-3 in the NAC. Benedictine was led by Tamika Curtis' 13 points and seven rebounds. The senior center hit five-of-eight from the floor, while also blocking one shot and making three steals on the defensive end. Senior guards Megan Walczak and Tiffany Hardy had 12 points, apiece. Hardy also had a game-leading five assists and shared high rebound honors with Curtis wirth seven boards. Sophomore forward Monica Krozel chipped in 11 points. Aurora held a narrow halftime advantage, 32-30, and extended the advantage in the second stanza.


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.