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TU women v. Wayne State
December 18, 2010 - Zach Baker
In a sloppy first half, Tiffin leads Wayne State, 23-20. Jess Harris has had a nice start for TU, with six points. But the Dragons were ice cold to start, scoring five points in the first eight minutes.
TU is hanging on to a 29-26 halftime edge. Everytime TU had a chance to extend a lead, it'd get a good look, then miss. Mandy Jaeb leads the Dragons with seven points.
With 14:08 left, Tiffin is losing, 39-35, after an 8-0 Warrior run. Tiffin would be leading if it could make points in the paint. The Dragons are getting shots there, but not finishing. Add to that they are 0-9 from 3-point range, and there are some issues.
Tyler Hardy has worked inside, and has made a couple layups, stretching Wayne State's lead to 45-37 at the 11:47 mark. Dragons are ice cold from the floor. 0 of 10 from behind the arc until Karli Mast finally drains a trey to cut the lead to five.
TU's offense is the worst its looked this season, at least here. There has been one foul called on either side in the first 10:02 of the half. TU trails, 48-40.
TU trails, 50-40 at the 7:15 mark. The offense is really struggling, and its showing no signs of getting going. The shots are missing, as TU has to be under 30 percent. Almost five minutes between points after a Harris jumper. Wayne State State leads, 58-44 2ith 5:16 to go. Tiffin just turned the ball over on back-to-back possessions. Wayne State leads, 60-47 withj just more than four minutes left.