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Oilers Open GLIAC Play Against Lakers, Timberwolves

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FINDLAY - The Oilers trail by a 14-7 margin in the all-time series against the Lakers dating back to the 1985-86 campaign when Lake Superior State smacked Findlay by a score of 88-61.

Last season the Oilers closed their regular season with a 55-41 win at Lake Superior State.

The Oilers only shot 35.2 percent (19-of-54) from the floor, but drilled 8-of-19 (42.1%) shots from behind the three point line.  They also held the Lakers to a mere 26.8 percent (15-of-56) shooting clip and forced 20 turnovers in the win.

Clare Aubry led the team with 12 points while Kayla Brown had nine.

Kendra Elam provided eight points and a career-high nine rebounds while Kristin Klausing had eight points and three assists.

Lacey Kessler chipped in seven points while Ashley Andrews stuffed the stat sheet with five points, six assists and five rebounds.

The Oilers hold a 13-4 advantage in the all-time series against Northwood dating back to the 1997-98 campaign when Findlay came away with a 73-51 victory.

A year ago, the Oilers claimed a 59-44 win over the Timberwolves behind a strong second half performance in Croy Gymnasium.

The Oilers fell behind 44-40 at the 11:46 mark of the second half and closed the game on a 19-0 run in the final 11 minutes of the contest.

As a team, the Oilers came up with a season-high 19 steals and forced Northwood into 30 turnovers, which led to 29 points for Findlay.

Kaitlyn Nelson led the Oilers with a season-high 16 points and six rebounds.  She hit 8-of-13 shots and also added three blocks and two steals.

Kayla Brown continued her solid play with 15 points, seven rebounds and six steals while Saira House added seven points, seven assists, a career-high seven steals and six rebounds.