Women’s basketball: EMU knocks off Bridgewater in two OTs

emu sportsEMU overcame a 17-point deficit from the first half and ended regulation on a 10-2 run to force OT. The Royals finally pulled away in the second overtime to win, 112-107.

Point guard Alicia Ygarza had her first career triple double with 17 points, 10 rebounds, 10 assists and 6 steals. Jess Rheinheimer added 35 points, 12 rebounds and 4 blocks for EMU.

Cassidy Burkholder led Bridgewater with 24 points, 11 rebounds and 6 steals. Jessica Lam added 23.

It is the 10th straight win by EMU over Bridgewater in the series between the rivals.

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