The University of Findlay women's basketball team lost 93-70 to 10th-ranked Wayne State University on Feb. 2 in Detroit, Mich. The loss gives the Oilers an 11-8 record on the year with a 7-8 mark in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC).
The Oilers only trailed by two at 39-37 when the first half buzzer sounded, but the Warriors took control in the second half as they out-scored Findlay by a 54-33 margin.
The Oilers shot a mere 30.2 percent (19-of-63) from the floor while the Warriors hit a blistering 61 percent (35-of-59) of their field goal tries. Findlay forced 22 turnovers in the game, but the Warriors had it dialed in from long distance, hitting 11-of-15 (73.3%) tries from three point land.
Senior guard Ciara Geiger paced the Oilers with 17 points, five rebounds, three steals and two assists.
The Warriors were led by Des Lavita-Stephens'25 points while Shareta Brown recorded a triple-double with 24 points, 16 rebounds and ten assists. She also added five steals and a block in the game.
The Oilers will return home to host Ohio Dominican University on Thursday. The game is scheduled to tip at 5:30 p.m. in Croy Gymnasium.