January 12, 2014
Spalding University defeated MacMurray College 73-28. The Highlanders struggled to score against the Golden Eagles, shooting only 25 percent on the night. Spalding scored 48 of their points in the first half, making the half time score 48-15.
MacMurray only had one player with double digit scoring on the evening, freshman guard Emily Elliot. Elliot was 4-5, including going 2-2 in 3 point range.
Guard, Kerstin Hayes led the Golden Eagles with 12 points, and forward, Jessica Guy added 11 points.
MacMurray College falls to 0-10 overall, and 0-4 in the SLIAC. Spalding improved to 4-7 and 4-1 in the SLIAC.
The Highlanders return to action Tuesday at home against Principia. The game is at 6:00 pm and will be broadcasted on The Highlander Sports Network.