Feb. 28, 2010
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The Wolverines move to 14-47 all-time against Purdue. Today's win was only the second win for the Wolverines over Purdue since the 1999-00 season.
The Wolverines had three players in double figures for the first time since Carmen Reynolds, Krista Phillips and Veronica Hicks were in double figures against Wisconsin (Feb. 21).
Michigan extended its streak of at least one three-pointer made to 121 consecutive games.
U-M out-rebounded Purdue, 39-35; it is the third opponent the Wolverines have out-rebounded in the last five games. U-M moves to 9-5 when out-rebounding an opponent this season.
Senior Ashley Jones played a season-high 28 minutes in tonight's contest. Her previous best was 26 minutes against Marquette (Nov. 16).
With her 10 points today, senior Krista Phillips became U-M's 20th 1,000 point scorer. She currently has 1,007 career points.
Seniors Ashley Jones and Kalyn McPherson earned their first starts this season.
Senior Kalyn McPherson posted a season-best 10 points in a season-best 17 minutes of action. It is her first time in double figures this season and the first time since her freshman season when she scored 12 points against Penn State.
Junior Veronica Hicks posted her second consecutive game in double figures with 17 points. She has been in double figures in 20 games this season.
Junior Veronica Hicks hit a career-best 12 free throws on a career-high 14 attempts.
Senior Krista Phillip tied a season high with 16 points in today's contest.
The Wolverines donned their white jerseys for today's game. It is the first time they have worn their white jersey's this season and the first time they have worn them since head coach Kevin Borseth took the helm of the program in 2007-08.
Today was Senior Day and Parents Day. The Wolverines honored the parents of the 2009-10 Wolverines with a pregame ceremony and held a celebration honoring seniors Ashley Jones, Kalyn McPherson and Krista Phillips.