USI Athletics
USI HOME
Search
Contact
Image of a locker full of equipment
Schedule
Meet the Team
2008-09 Media Guide
Season Outlook
Statistics
Game Notes
History
Quick Facts
Recent Releases
Tickets
Camp Info.
Prospective Student Athletes
Coaches & Staff
Varsity Club
Women's Basketball Home
Athletics Home
 
Women's Basketball

February 11, 2006

Buldtman's career day helps Eagles top Rockhurst

Southern Indiana (14-12, 6-9 GLVC): 82
Rockhurst (4-19, 1-14 GLVC): 74

Sarah Buldtman



EVANSVILLE, Ind.Junior forward/center Sarah Buldtman (Metropolis, Illinois) scored a career-high 17 points to help the University of Southern Indiana women's basketball team to an 82-74 victory Saturday afternoon at the Physical Activities Center.

The Screaming Eagles' (14-12, 6-9 GLVC) victory pulls them to with in a game of the University of Missouri-Rolla for the third spot in the GLVC's West Division and an automatic bid into the GLVC Tournament. UM-Rolla lost, 66-62, to Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Saturday afternoon.

Buldtman, who was 6-of-8 from the field and 5-of-5 from the free throw line, scored five of her points in the final five minutes and had a game-clinching three-point play that put the Eagles up by seven with less than two minutes remaining in the contest.

Ashley Green


Senior forward Ashley Green (Otterbein, Indiana) chipped in 14 points and a game-high tying eight rebounds, while junior guard Katie Thiesenhusen (Muskego, Wisconsin) finished with 12 points. Green also tallied four assists and three blocks as she moved into 11th all-time in career rebounding at USI.

The Eagles, which led 34-33 at the break, shot 53.4 percent from the field, including 56.3 percent in the final 20 minutes. They used a 12-2 run in the early part of the second half to break the game open, but had to fight off several Rockhurst runs to come away with the victory.

Sophomore forward Jasmine Baines (Jeffersonville, Indiana) aided the Eagles with 11 points and six rebounds, while freshman forward/center Jessica Minnick (Carmi, Illinois) added 11 points and three rebounds. Freshman point guard Keisha Collins (South Holland, Illinois) finished with seven points and a game-high tying six assists.

Rockhurst (4-19, 1-14 GLVC) was led by senior guard/forward Jessica Rethman, who tied Buldtman with a game-high 17 points. Rethman also added five assists.

USI embarks on its final road trip of the regular season when it travels to Quincy, Illinois, to take on Quincy University Thursday at 5:15 p.m. The Eagles finish their 2005-06 road schedule a week from today when they take on SIU Edwardsville at 1 p.m.

Dan McDonnell,
USI Sports Information


8600 University Boulevard - Evansville, Indiana 47712-3596 812/464-8600

Academics | Prospective Student | Current Student | Athletics
Visitors | Events and News | Administration

Copyright © 2014 University of Southern Indiana All rights reserved.

Head Coach


Assistant Coaches


 

Other Links

GLVC
Map to GLVC
Tryouts
D-II Women's Hoops
NCAA Stats
National Rankings
Regional Rankings
NCAA Sports