Indianapolis – Rachel Kent He dropped a career-high 30 points to lead the Jaguars to an 85-69 victory over Oakland on Sunday afternoon. His four Jags, including Kent, scored in double digits for him to win his third consecutive Horizon League title.
“This was a great win against a very good Oakland team,” said the head coach. Kate Bruce“I was very happy with our attacking execution, especially the movement of the ball. Rachel Kent is an elite shooter and her teammates did a great job creating open shots for her and giving her the ball. ”
Oakland took an early lead for nine in a row before the Jags secured the bucket and held the lead to end the first quarter 19-17. The Golden He Grizzlies didn’t hold it long until Kent tied it up 21-21 with a layup. Destiny Perkins Free throw to take the lead.
At halftime, IUPUI led Auckland by 11 points, 45-34, and maintained that lead in the third quarter with a score of 64-53. The Jags hit three of his 3’s in the fourth quarter to clinch the win 85-69.
Sr. Kent scored a career-high 30 points, going 6-8 from the 3-point line and 11-13 from the floor.She also had a team-high total of eight rebounds Jazmin Turner A player who has scored 15 points.with Perkins Natalie Andersen Perkins added seven assists and Andersen took down five boards, scoring 13 points each. Ali Berg A timely three shot 3-for-5 from the arc and went big with 3 total rebounds.
As a team, IUPUI shot 62.8 percent from the floor (48 for 30) and 45.8 percent from behind the arc (24 for 11), holding Oakland to just 23.8 percent from 3. The Jaggs rebounded Golden He over the Grizzlies 33-31.
IUPUI will kick off four game stretches beginning January 28 in Milwaukee with hints at 2pm.