HAYS, Kan. – Lanie Page scored a game-high 19 points and blocked five shots to lead the fourth-ranked Fort Hays State women to 77-52 win over No. 25 Lindenwood in front of 2,585 Thursday night at Gross Coliseum. The Tigers shot a season-high 53.6-percent while holding the Lions to a season-low 31-percent shooting as they win their seventh straight.
Tony Hobson Postgame Interview
After trailing by four early in the game, FHSU (22-1, 13-1 MIAA) took the lead for good with a 10-0 first quarter run. After Lindenwood (16-5, 10-4 MIAA) pulled within three at the quarter break, the Tigers scored the first eight points of the second quarter and led by 11 at halftime. They opened the third quarter with a 10-2 run and led by as many as 27 in the fourth quarter.
Tatyana Legette and Taylor Rolfs both scored 12 points while Belle Barbiere and Whitney Randall added 10 each.
Kallie Bildner, who leads the MIAA in both scoring and rebounding, recorded her 40th career double-double with 15 points and 10 boards to lead the Lions.