SPRINGFIELD, Ohio - The Kalamazoo College women's basketball team lost 82-47 to Heidelberg University on the opening day of the Charles B. Zimmerman Memorial Tournament hosted by Wittenberg on Friday.
Kalamazoo trailed by just six (21-15) after the first quarter, but the Hornets were down 43-22 at halftime. Heidelberg outscored Kalamazoo by 11 (19-8) in the third quarter and won the fourth quarter 20-18.
Heidelberg shot 40.7 percent overall while limiting Kalamazoo to just 25 percent. Heidelberg grabbed 65 rebounds to Kalamazoo's 39, including a 27-14 advantage on the offensive end.
Kaytlyn Tidey led Kalamazoo with 14 points and four rebounds.
Kalamazoo is scheduled to face Dubuque in the consolation game at noon on Saturday.