2000-01 Women's Basketball
Bear ties BC record with 33 points but Beavers fall in overtime at Hanover College 92-89
February 3, 2001
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Senior Jen Bear (Grover Hill/Lincolnview) tied a Bluffton College women's basketball
record with 33 points, but the Beavers fell in overtime at Hanover College Saturday
Bluffton overcame a 15-point second half deficit to tie the score at 86-86 at the
end of regulation, the Hanover outscored BC 6-3 in the extra session to improve to
7-2 in the Heartland Conference and 13-8 overall. Bluffton falls to 9-11 overall and
3-6 in the HCAC.
Bear's point total ties the BC record held jointly by Cheryl Althaus against Heidelberg
in the 1980-81 season and Laurie Blough against Findlay during the 1975-76 season.
Bear connected on 16 of 21 shots from the floor and led the Beavers with six rebounds.
Sophomore Kristin Helvey (Toledo/Central Catholic) collected 18 points and a game-high
five assists, while senior Elizabeth Snavely added 16 points.
Hanover's Jennifer Skaggs came within one point of the Hanover College single-game
scoring record as she scored 40 points on 18-30 shooting.