Glynn helps Warhawks down Concordia
Steff Glynn rescued UW-Whitewater's women's basketball team Thursday.
The junior center blocked the game-tying shot with seven seconds left, rebounded a missed free throw on the defensive end with four seconds left, and hit a pair of free throws with two seconds left to seal a 64-61 win for Whitewater over previously unbeaten Concordia University (Texas).
Whitewater led 39-25 early in the second half, holding the Tornados scoreless for 4:39. But Concordia made it an entirely different game with a 14-3 streak that closed the lead to 42-39 on a three-point play by sophomore forward Tremeka Canada with 10:42 left. Whitewater never lost the lead the rest of the way, but the margin was never more than four points.
Sophomore guard Katie Burton led Whitewater with 15 points, hitting 7-of-11 from the field while totaling her season high. Senior forward Chantel Burg added 11 points and a team-best four steals.
Whitewater (7-4) plays East Texas Baptist University today in Austin.
WHITEWATER 64, CONCORDIA 61
Whitewater (64)—Burg, 4-3-11; Kumerow, 2-4-8; Thill, 0-3-3; Merg, 3-3-10; Burton, 7-1-15; Tkachuk, 1-0-3; Bestor, 1-1-4; Swanson, 1-2-4; Glynn, 2-2-6. Totals: 21-19-64.
Concordia (61)—Pittman, 1-0-2; Singleton, 5-4-14; Parrish, 3-0-6; Milling, 0-3-3; Canada, 2-2-6; McKinney, 3-2-8; Luckey, 4-8-17; McLee, 2-1-5. Totals: 20-20-64.
UW-Whitewater 33 31—64
Concordia University 21 40—61
Three-point goals—Whitewater 3 (Bestor, Tkachuk, Merg), Concordia 1 (Luckey). Free throws missed—Whitewater 6, Concordia 9. Total fouls—Whitewater 25, Concordia 19. Fouled out—Burg, Kumerow, McKinney.
Last updated: 2:18 pm Thursday, December 20, 2012