Luburgh Powers Akron To MAC Championship Game

by JT Raymond on March 15, 2013 at 11:50 am


#3 Akron 70 #2 Ball State 61

Tri-Valley product Hanna Luburgh scores 19 of Akron’s 30 second half points to lead the Zips to there first MAC Championship Appearance in school history. Luburgh nailed all 7 of Akron’s second half field goals en route to her career high and school’s MAC Tournament high 33 points. The Zips advance to take on the Central Michigan Chippewas who knocked off top seeded Toledo 66-61. The Chippewas defeated the Zips 92-69 on January 26th in Mount Pleasent.

A: Hanna Luburgh 33 pts (Career High), 12 reb (11-23 FG, 7-12 FG in second Half)
A: Carly Young 2 pts, 6 reb
A: Kacie Cassell 6 pts, 11 asts
A: Taylor Ruper 12 pts
A: Sina King 11 pts

#4 Central Michigan 66 #1 Toledo 61