For the second game in a row, sophomore guard Tatiana Colclasure
(Effingham, Effingham High) and junior guard Moriah Kirkpatrick
(Mount Vernon, Mount Vernon Township) led the offense for LCU
(2-4), scoring 28 of the team's 39 total points. Colclasure
scored 13 points on 6-of-17 shooting, while also grabbing 12
rebounds. Kirkpatrick scored 15 points on 6-of-19 shooting,
while grabbing 10 rebounds for the game. Freshman guard Tesia
Snow (Greenville, Bond County High) had the best game of her
short collegiate career so far, scoring nine points and chipping
in four assists.
NIU was led by sophomore guard Allie Reigel
(Laramie, Wyo.), who scored a game-high 16 points on 7-of-16
shooting. Freshman forward Elizabeth Humburg (Altoona, Iowa),
chipped in 11 points and grabbed a game-high 16 rebounds.
LCU women's basketball is off until after New Year's, when
they travel to Kansas, Okla., for the Cookson Hills Classic Jan.
LCU's School of Undergraduate Studies is a member of the
National Christian College Athletic Association, Division II.
Founded in Lincoln, Ill., in 1944, Lincoln Christian
University's three schools -- the School of Undergraduate
Studies, the Hargrove School of Adult & Graduate Studies and the
Seminary -- share a mission to nurture and equip Christians with
a biblical worldview to serve and lead in the church and the
world. For more information about the Red Lions, visit
[Text from report by Mac Ingmire,
Lincoln Christian University]