Dec. 15, 2009
Game Notes vs. Robert Morris
Dec. 15, 2009
Kohl Center • Madison, Wis.
- Wisconsin wraps up the non-conference season with a 10-1 record, equaling their non-conference record of a year ago. The 10-1 mark is the second-best for the Badgers, trailing only an 11-1 non-conference mark from the 1997-98 season.
- For the second game in a row, the Badgers held their opponent to a season-low points in the first half of play. Robert Morris scored only 17 points in the first period, which ranks eighth on the UW single-game record list. This past Sunday, SIU Edwardsville scored only 18 points in the first half vs. Wisconsin.
- Junior Alyssa Karel tied her career high with four 3-pointers made on a career-high nine attempts. The 5-7 guard was 3-of-6 from behind the arc in the first half. Karel finished with 20 points on 8-of-14 shooting from the field, her third 20-plus point game this season.
- Senior Rae Lin D’Alie has a season-high seven assists in the game, including five in the first half of play. D’Alie was 4-of-6 from the field, including 2-of-2 from 3-point range for 11 points. She also added three steals.
- Freshman Taylor Wurtz provided a needed boost to the Badgers off the bench in the first half. The 6-0 guard was 2-of-2 from the field, including 1-of-1 from 3-point range. She also had three rebounds in the period. Wurtz finished with 11 points on 4-of-5 shooting, including 3-of-3 from 3-point range.
- The Badgers were called for only two fouls in the first half of play. Wisconsin had only seven fouls in the game, a season low and second on the UW game record list for fewest fouls.
- Wisconsin shot 9-16 from 3-point range, tying a season high for treys made in a game.
- UW finished with a season-high 19 assists, including seven from D’Alie. The 5-3 guard also had only two turnovers.
- Coach Lisa Stone was presented with a game ball prior to the start of tonight’s game, recognizing her for 100 wins at Wisconsin.