Bowling Green 80

(21-2, 12-0 MAC)

Akron 48

(4-19, 1-11 MAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 15, 2006

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    BGSU 24 5680
    AKR 9 3948

    Falcons flex defensive muscle in drubbing Zips 

    AKRON, Ohio (Ticker) -- Carin Horne scored 20 points and was part of a dominant defensive effort as No. 25 Bowling Green rolled to an 80-48 victory over Akron in a Mid-American Conference game.

    Horne was 8-of-13 from the floor, made 2-of-4 3-pointers and collected three of the Falcons' 15 steals. Liz Honegger chipped in 13 points, three steals and two blocked shots.

    Bowling Green (21-2, 12-0 MAC) limited Akron (4-19, 1-11) to just five baskets in the first half to claim a 35-17 lead. It pulled away behind a 16-of-26 (62 percent) from the floor after the break, including 6-of-11 from the arc.

    Amber Flynn scored 14 points off the bench on 5-of-5 shooting for the Falcons, who scored 26 points off 27 turnovers.

    Niki McCoy was the only Zip to reach double figures with 13 points.

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