Postgame Notes: IPFW at No. 16/22 Purdue

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Dec. 8, 2013

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PURDUE BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES

IPFW (4-6) at Purdue (6-2)

December 8, 2013 ● Mackey Arena ● Attendance: 7,476

No. 16/22 Purdue Boilermakers 91, IPFW 70

 

GAME NOTES

  • This is the 39th season in Purdue Women’s Basketball history. The Boilermakers are 753-400 all-time.
  • Purdue is 167-81 under head coach Sharon Versyp, who is in her eighth season with the Boilermakers. She has a career record of 284-146.
  • The Boilermakers are 355-179 all-time against non-conference opponents and 16-0 against The Summit League.
  • Purdue is ranked for the 73rd time in their last 76 games, sitting 16th in the AP Poll and tied for 22nd in the ESPN/USA Today Coaches’ Poll.
  • Purdue is 394-121 all-time at home, including a 193-60 record against non-conference opponents.
  • The Boilermakers are 176-79 all-time in the month of December, including an 89-19 mark at home and an 8-6 record on Dec. 8.
  • Purdue scored a season-high 91 points, connecting on 54.2% (32-59) from the field, including 63% (17-27) in the second half, and going 19-for-20 at the free throw line.
  • Purdue had a season-high five scorers in double figures. It was the first time the Boilermakers accomplished the feat since Nov. 23, 2012, against Wake Forest.
  • The Boilermakers assisted on 28-of-32 buckets for the game, turning it over 14 times.
  • Purdue outrebounded IPFW, 35-22, including 10 offensive rebounds.
  • Purdue made 13 of its first 14 second-half shots.

GAME HIGHS AND LOWS/INDIVIDUAL NOTES

  • With 25 points on Sunday, Courtney Moses is now 16th in school history with 1,310 career points, surpassing Christia LaCroix on the all-time scoring list.
  • Liza Clemons had her first career double-double, finishing with 11 points and a career-high 10 rebounds, while chipping in four assists as well.
  • April Wilson dished out a career-high nine assists.
  • KK Houser followed up her 1,000th-career point scoring game with a full box score, posting 15 points, eight assists, six rebounds and two steals.
  • Whitney Bays scored 13 points and grabbed five rebounds, going seven-for-seven at the free throw line.
  • Dee Dee Williams had a season-high 10 points on four-of-five shooting.