Sam Rosenstiel and Colin Johnson
NKU women’s basketball started the season with a tight game in Richmond, KY against Eastern Kentucky Colonels Tuesday night. Freshman guard Carissa Garcia led the night with 18 points and four rebounds, followed by freshman point guard Ivy Turner with 16 points, six assists and five rebounds. Sophomore forward Kailey Coffey led the night in rebounds with 1o and contributed five points to the scoreboard.
In the all-times series NKU has the 9-5 advantage over the Colonels. The last time out was in the 1982-83 season with EKU coming out on top 90-61.
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