Postgame Notes: No. 18/21 Purdue at Green Bay

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Dec. 19, 2013

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PURDUE BASKETBALL POSTGAME NOTES

Purdue (8-2) at Green Bay (6-4)

December 18, 2013 ● Kress Center ● Attendance: 2,128

No. 18/21 Purdue Boilermakers 49, Green Bay Phoenix 45

 

GAME NOTES

  • This is the 39th season in Purdue Women’s Basketball history. The Boilermakers are 755-400 all-time.
  • Purdue is 169-81 under head coach Sharon Versyp, who is in her eighth season with the Boilermakers. She has a career record of 286-146.
  • The Boilermakers are 357-179 all-time against non-conference opponents and 27-8 against the Horizon League.
  • Purdue is 241-214 all-time on the road, including a 18-14 record in the state of Wisconsin.
  • The Boilermakers are 178-79 all-time in the month of December, including a 58-45 record on the road and a 6-3 mark on Dec. 18.
  • Purdue is 25-14 all-time in its 10th game of the season.
  • Purdue’s 18 first-half points was its lowest scoring output over a half this season. Meanwhile, the 20 points for Green Bay were the least scored by an opponent in a half.
  • The Boilermakers snapped an eight-game win streak for Green Bay against the Big Ten Conference, marking their first loss to a Big Ten team since 2008 (vs. Wisconsin).
  • Wednesday marked just the third time in school history the Boilermakers have scored fewer than 50 points and won, while improving to 162-3 all-time when keeping an opponent under 50 points.
  • Green Bay’s 28.4% (19-67) from the field is Purdue’s second-best shooting percentage defense of the season.
  • The Boilermakers’ bench was outscored for the first time this season as Green Bay had a 9-4 advantage.
  • Purdue posted a 16-2 run to start the second half.

 


 

 

GAME HIGHS AND LOWS/INDIVIDUAL NOTES

  • KK Houser scored a game-high 17 points, including seven-of-eight from the free throw line, and matched her season-high with six rebounds.
  • April Wilson had 12 points and matched her career-best with seven rebounds.
  • Whitney Bays posted her first career double-digit rebound game, grabbing 10.
  • Courtney Moses had 11 points and four rebounds.
  • Camille Redmon had five rebounds, three blocks and two assists.