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Oilers Defeat Wilmington 87-64 in Exhibition Game

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The University of Findlay women's basketball team earned an 87-64 win over Wilmington College during an exhibition game on Saturday, Nov. 9 in Croy Gymnasium.

The Oilers forced 34 turnovers in the game and held a 42-15 advantage in points off of turnovers.  Their bench also contributed 60 of their 87 points in the game.

Freshman guard Karli Bonar led the way with 22 points in only 19 minutes of playing time.  She hit 4-of-9 shots from behind the three point line and also connected on 8-of-9 attempts from the free throw line.

Senior guard Karli Beasley also reached double figures with 14 points while junior forward Lacey Kessler had nine.

Junior guard Nikki Gunning contributed eight points while senior center Andrea Kras had six points and six boards.

Brittaney Jefferson led Wilmington with 15 points.

The Oilers will open their regular season on Nov. 16 against Mercyhurst.  The game is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m. in Erie, Pa.