Aug. 10, 1999
Aschaffenburg, Germany - Michigan State sophomore-to-be Abby Salscheider (Bluffton, Ind.) scored a team-high 11 points in the opening game of the Big Ten All-Star Team's five-game tour of Germany and Belgium. The team dropped an 82-59 decision to Team Aschaffenburg in Aschaffenburg, Germany on Monday, Aug. 9.
Salscheider, who averaged 3.0 points and 1.7 rebounds as a rookie for the Spartans last year, also contributed three rebounds. Indiana's Jill Chapman and Wisconsin's LaTonya Sims each added 10 points for the Big Ten squad.
The 12-player team, coached by Wisconsin's Jane Albright, will face the Bonn Basketball Club in Bonn, Germany in its next game.