Jan. 21, 2013
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For the 12th straight game, the Wolverines used the starting lineup of Jenny Ryan, Nicole Elmblad, Kate Thompson, Rachel Sheffer and Nya Jordan. Michigan is 10-2 with this lineup.
Michigan had its 10-game winning streak snapped, which was tied for the longest in program history.
Tonight's matchup was the 38th meeting between Michigan and Penn State. The Wolverines now hold a 9-29 all-time record in the series. Michigan's last win against the Lady Lions came on Jan. 31, 2010 (66-62).
Scoring 20 points tonight, Rachel Sheffer has passed the 1,000-point milestone. The last Wolverine to accomplish this was Carmen Reynolds, who scored her 1,000th point on Dec. 20, 2011, in a win against Illinois. Sheffer now has 1,012 career points.
Rachel Sheffer recorded a double-double, posting 20 points and 10 rebounds. It is her second double-double of the season and the fourth of her career.
This was the 11th time this season that Rachel Sheffer has posted at least 10 points and her second game with at least 20 points.
Kate Thompson has blocked a shot in five straight games.
By dishing out five assists tonight, Jenny Ryan now has 12 games with at least five dimes. It was also her 12th straight game with a steal.
Kate Thompson recorded her 14th game of the season with at least three three-pointers.
Michigan has been out-rebounded in two of their three losses this season. Penn State won the rebounding battle, 41-34.
Nya Jordan recorded three points and seven rebounds. It is her eighth game this season with at least seven boards.
Rachel Sheffer shot 9-12 from the line, giving her season highs in both free throw attempts and free throw makes.