2008-09 Women's Basketball - Game Recaps

Concordia junior Anna Matetich and the rest of the Cobbers finish off a four-game road trip when they play at Augsburg on Wedneday at 5:45 p.m.

Cobbers Clinch Playoff Spot!

 

Gameday Scoreboard:

Team
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Final

15-5/14-3 MIAC

32
32
64

4-16/2-15 MIAC

18
30
48

Game Stats: Concordia vs. Augsburg Box Score - Now Online!


Gameday Menu:

Opponent's Website: Augsburg Women's Basketball

MIAC Website: MIAC Women's Basketball

MIAC Standings/Statistics: MIAC Women's Basketball Standings & Stats


Gameday Rewind:

Game Stats: Concordia vs. Augsburg Box Score - Now Online!


Gameday Game Recap: (Recap courtesy of Augsburg SID)

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (2/1/09)-- Concordia scored 32 points in each half and ran away with a 64-48 win at Augsburg's Si Melby Hall on Wednesday. The win, coupled with a St. Kate's loss, helps the Cobbers clinch their seventh consecutive MIAC playoff appearance. CC is now 15-5 overall and 14-3 in league play.

Shannon Renne (SO, Nicollet, Minn.) led the Auggies with 17 points and Christa Suedbeck (SR, Hugo, Minn./White Bear Lake HS) posted her sixth double-double of the season with a 13-point, 13-rebound effort, but it wasn't enoungh as Augsburg fell by 16.

Augsburg (4-16 overall, 2-15 MIAC) was led by Renne's 17 points and three steals. Suedbeck matched her performance from Monday night with the 13-point, 13-rebound double-double. Serenae Levine (FY, Eden Prairie, Minn.) led the Auggies with three assists.

Concordia was led by the duo of Jenna Freudenberg (SR, Parkers Prairie, Minn.) and Maggie Bauernfeind (SO, Rosemount, Minn). Freudenberg posted 10 points and tied a game-high with four assists, while Bauernfeind added 10 points, two rebounds and a blocked shot for the Cobbers.

The Cobbers went on a 17-0 run to start the first half, as the Auggies struggled to find their offensive rhythm. Augsburg rallied with a 10-4 run to cut the Concordia lead to 11 off a jumper by Suedbeck at the 9:38 mark. Both teams traded baskets for the remainder of the half as Concordia took a 32-18 lead into the locker room at the half.

The halftime lead proved to be too much for the Auggies to overcome, as the Cobbers pulled away for the win. For the game, Augsburg shot 35.4 percent (17-of-48) from the floor, while Concordia shot 42.9 percent (24-of-56). The Auggies won the battle on the boards 38-29, but were not able to keep up with the depth of the Cobbers as Concordia outscored the Auggies in bench points 29-6.