WBB Italy Game Recap: vs Vicenza All-Stars

If Leick's performance had occurred in the regular season, it would have set the school record for rebounds in a single game surpassing the record of 20 held by three players and last achieved by Shalee Lehning against Louisiana Tech on Dec. 6, 2005. The effort would have also set new career-highs for Leick, as she owns highs of 17 points and 11 rebounds.Joining Leick in double figures in scoring were junior Haley Texada and sophomore Bri Craig. Texada turned a balanced performance of 15 points, six rebounds and a game-high eight assists. Craig notched 13 points, including three connections from beyond the arc, three rebounds and four assists.K-State raced out to a 21-12 lead at the end of the first quarter, as Leick scored nine points and Craig added six. Both teams went cold in the second quarter, but the Wildcats turned up the defensive intensity to hold a 33-20 lead at the half. Leick had already secured a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds in the opening half.In the third quarter, the Wildcats surrendered just one made field goal to the Vicenza All-Stars in the 10-minute period to outscore the overmatched hosts, 27-3, in the frame. K-State was led by Leick with seven points, Texada with five and freshman Erica Young chipped in with four, as six Wildcats scored in the stanza.The Wildcats closed out the game with a 20-9 performance in the final quarter. Leick again led Kansas State with seven points and Craig turned in five.Kansas State will conclude its three-game tour through Italy on Saturday night, as the Wildcats will face ASD Bull Basket in Rome.                           1     2      3      4     FinalKansas State        21    12    27    20    80Vicenza All-Stars   12     8     3      9      32K-State Player statsName                          Points, Rebounds, AssistsJessica Sheble        5, 8, 1Haley Texada        15, 6, 8Erica Young             7, 4, 0Katya Leick            27, 24, 3Chantay Caron        2, 6, 1Kelly Thomson        3, 5, 1Heidi Brown            0, 3, 1Bri Craig               13, 3, 4Breanna Lewis        4, 10, 0Jai Murphy             4, 3, 1Totals                  80, 72, 19