Ball State freshman Laurie Kitts hit a school-record seven
three-pointers and scored a career-best 28 points, leading the Cardinals
to an 87-73 win over Eastern Michigan on Wednesday, February 16th. Kitts, who was
9-for-13 overall from the field, was one of four BSU players to record
double figures in points. Tamara Bowie added 24 points, 10 rebounds and
three steals for the Cardinals, who improved to 14-10 and 7-6 in league
play. Moreover, Christy Jones added 15 points and nine rebounds, while
Shala Crook had 13 points and five assists. Ball State also set a school
record by draining 12 three-pointers on the night.
Eastern Michigan (12-13, 6-8) was paced by Kris Kachaturoff's 20 points
off the bench and Abby Wiseman's 19 points. In addition, Amy Crickard
added 16 points and Stephanie Smiley contributed 11 points, eight
assists and seven rebounds.