WonderLab Wonder Women Top IU Assistant Coaches, 63-55
April 23, 2010
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana University First Lady Laurie Burns McRobbie and the WonderLab Wonder Women topped the Indiana women's basketball assistant coaches, 63-55, on Friday, April 23 in Assembly Hall.
The WonderLab Wonder Women roster, which also included IU head coach Felisha Legette-Jack, Darby McCarty, Sylvia McNair, Sarah Beggs, Alisa Sutor, Melanie Hart, Kelly King and Mary Kelley, jumped to an early lead in the first half and took a 21-point lead into halftime. The IU team included assistant coaches Amaka Agugua and Jose Mori, video coordinator Scott Dorrell, graduate assistant Evan Suttner, student assistant Whitney Thomas and assistant strength and condition coach Tom Morris.
However, the IU squad fought back in the second half, cutting the lead to five, but the WonderLab Wonder Women held on for the 63-55 win.
Melanie Hart led the Wonder Women with 12 points, while Kelly King scored 10 points and First Lady McRobbie scored nine points. For the IU team, Jose Mori led all players with 26 points, while Amaka Agugua and Evan Suttner each netted 10 points apiece.
The game consisted of two 15-minute halves with a halftime speech from IU head men's basketball coach Tom Crean and a performance by the first and second grade classes from the Bloomington's Prep School Academy. First Lady McRobbie won the chance to play against the IU coaches at the WonderLab Science Night Out benefit auction for Bloomington's WonderLab, the Museum of Science, Health and Technology. WonderLab is ranked among the top-25 science museums in the country.
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