Benedictine Women Blitz Past Marian

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LISLE, IL - The Benedictine University women's basketball team bounced back from a loss on Wednesday by scoring a season high 88 points in a win over Marian at home.

Benedictine 88, Marian 51

Benedictine got off to a slow start and did not take the lead until a three-pointer from Britney Pitzer made the score 8-7 with 5:37 to go in the opening quarter
The three was part of a 10-0 run back ended by another three from Pitzer
MaKayli Vann put Benedictine ahead by double figures at 19-9 with 3:35 left in the quarter and Benedictine led 23-12 after one
Marian hung around in the second quarter and a three from Reggie Much made the score 43-27 at the half
D'Asia Williams scored on a layup midway through the third to put Benedictine in front 54-34
Alex Fanning opened the scoring in the fourth to kick off a 7-0 run as Benedictine began to pull away, opening a 30-point lead halfway through the frame en route to the win

Benedictine scored over 20 points in three quarters including 27 in the fourth
Benedictine made 11 three-pointers and shot 45.7 percent from the floor in the game
15 players saw the floor with 13 scoring
Allison Michalski tallied 14 points to lead four in double figures
Pitzer added 13, Williams 11 and Much a career best 10
Fanning reeled in 11 boards as Benedictine held a 51-37 edge on the glass

Benedictine (14-3, 10-2 NACC) hosts Alverno on Thursday night