Kiser, Phelia combine for 46, No. 25 Michigan women beat SFU
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Emily Kiser scored 25 points, Laila Phelia added 21 points and No. 25 Michigan beat St. Francis (Pa.) 91-36 on Friday night.
Michigan scored the opening 12 points of the game and led 49-12 at halftime after forcing 20 turnovers and holding St. Francis to 5-of-21 shooting. The Wolverines finished the game with 19 steals, helping to score 46 points off turnovers.
Cameron Williams had 12 points and eight rebounds for Michigan (2-0), which hosts Western Michigan on Wednesday.
Kiser was 11 of 14 from the field and she had a team-high four steals. Phelia only missed one of her 10 shots as Michigan shot 50.7%.
St. Francis (0-2) was held to 32.4% shooting. Adison Novosel had a team-high nine points.
Former Michigan star Naz Hillmon sat courtside.
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