Tue Nov 15
Final
56 Denison
59 at Wilmington (Ohio)
in Wilmington, Ohio
Fri Nov 18
Final
36 Otterbein
49 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Nov 19
Final
56 #16 Ohio Northern
44 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Mon Nov 21
Final
59 Denison
65 at Mount Union
in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Nov 26
Final
65 #14 Maryville (Tenn.)
53 vs. Denison
@ Crestview Hills, KY in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Sun Nov 27
Final
59 Denison
66 at #5 Thomas More
in Crestview Hills, Ky.
Wed Nov 30
Final
63 Case Western Reserve
48 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 03
Final
35 Kenyon
42 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Dec 07
Final
51 Oberlin
46 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Dec 10
2nd - 04:51
20 Denison
13 at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Wed Dec 14
7:30 PM
Ohio Wesleyan
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Dec 28
11:00 AM
Denison
vs. Wis.-Platteville
@ Puerto Rico in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Thu Dec 29
10:00 AM
Denison
vs. Albright
@ San Juan, P.R. in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Wed Jan 04
6:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Jan 07
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 11
6:00 PM
DePauw
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Jan 18
6:00 PM
Denison
at Hiram
in Hiram, Ohio
Sat Jan 21
1:00 PM
Denison
at Oberlin
in Oberlin, Ohio
Wed Jan 25
7:30 PM
Denison
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Jan 28
1:00 PM
Wittenberg
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 01
6:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Feb 04
1:00 PM
Wooster
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Feb 08
6:00 PM
Denison
at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Sat Feb 11
1:00 PM
Denison
at Allegheny
in Meadville, Pa.
Wed Feb 15
8:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
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Denison tops Misericordia at Smokey Ballenger Classic

Gretchen Staubach posted a double-double in Denison's win over Misericordia.
Gretchen Staubach posted a double-double in Denison's win over Misericordia.

Gretchen Staubach scored 22 points and Jordan Holmes added 19 rebounds as Denison held off Misericordia (Pa.), 58-47, to close out the 2013 Smokey Ballenger Classic hosted by Otterbein University.

Denison held the Cougars to 22 percent shooting and just 19 points in the second half to secure the 11-point victory.  The two teams were deadlocked at 28-28 at halftime, but in the second half DU did the job at the free throw line, connecting on 15-of-21 attempts.

Both teams struggled from the field as Denison was 7-of-24 in the second half while Misericordia hit just 7-of-31 shot attempts.  Thirteen fouls on the Cougars would send Denison to the free throw line 14 more times than their opponents down the stretch.  Staubach scored 12 of her 14 second half points at the line. 

Staubach finished the game 5-for-15 from the field but was 12-of-15 at the free throw line.  She also added 10 rebounds in 28 minutes.  Holmes led all players with 19 rebounds (12 defensive), while contributing six blocked shots and eight points in 38 minutes.  Candise Love reached double figures with 10 points and six assists, while Kellie Arter added nine points off the bench, going 3-of-5 from beyond the arc.

Misericordia (5-5) got 14 points from Sam Baro and 13 from Hannah Seely.

Denison improves to 10-2 and will return to action on Saturday (Jan. 4) when they travel to The College of Wooster for a 5:30 p.m. tip off.

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