User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


76° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

KELOLAND.com | Sioux Falls News & Weather, South Dakota News & Weather, Minnesota and Iowa News

[0] My Saved Articles
Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

WBK: SDSU Picks Up Non-Conference Win

December 8, 2012, 11:00 PM

WBK: SDSU Picks Up Non-Conference Win
CEDAR FALLS, IA -

South Dakota State shot 71.4 percent from the field in the second half and ended the game on a 10-0 run to pull past Northern Iowa, 61-49, Saturday afternoon in non-conference women’s basketball action.

 

In posting their third consecutive win, the Jackrabbits improved to 6-4 overall. UNI dropped to 4-5 on the season.

 

Trailing 33-26 early in the second half, SDSU regained the lead with its first 10-0 run of the stanza behind the play of Megan Waytashek. The sophomore wing from Lino Lakes, Minn, drew SDSU within one at 33-32 on a three-pointer and put the Jackrabbits ahead 36-33 with a basket inside the paint.

 

The game would be tied four times down the stretch, the last at 45-all, before Katie Lingle gave the Jackrabbits the lead for good at 47-45 with a basket in the lane. A three-pointer by Waytashek put SDSU up by four before Jacqui Kalin’s jumper before the shot clock buzzer pulled the Panthers back to within two at 51-49 with 4 minutes and 58 seconds to play.

 

SDSU dominated the rest of the way as Ashley Eide jump-started the decisive run with a three-pointer, followed by a Waytashek basket. The Jackrabbits delivered the knockout blow as Leah Dietel scored off a side-court inbounds play from Lingle with one second on the shot clock.

 

Waytashek got the Jackrabbits off to a good start by scoring the team’s first seven points. A Rachel Walters three-pointer gave SDSU its largest lead of the first half at 12-8.

 

However, the Jackrabbits went scoreless over the next nine minutes as UNI gained the lead. The Panthers led by as many as eight points, 22-14, before the Jackrabbits gained a measure of momentum with a 7-0 run to pull back to within a point late in the half. UNI scored the final five points of the opening frame to lead 27-21 at intermission.

 

Waytashek finished with a career-high 23 points. Eide tallied 15 and Lingle added 12.

 

SDSU made 15-of-21 attempts from the field in the second half to finish the afternoon 23-of-48 overall, for a season-best 47.9 percent. The Jackrabbits were 7-of-18 on three-point attempts, but only 8-of-15, 53.3 percent at the free throw line.

 

The Jackrabbits dominated in the rebounding department, holding a 42-27 advantage on the boards. Sophomore point guard Gabby Boever recorded a career-high eight rebounds to lead SDSU.

 

UNI, which missed its last eight shots from the field, ended the day 19-of-56 from the floor, 33.9 percent. The Panthers made only 4-of-21 long-range attempts and were 7-of-11 at the line.

 

Kalin was the lone player in double figures for UNI with 21. Amber Kirschbaum notched a game-high nine rebounds.

 

The Jackrabbits return to action Dec. 16 with a game at nationally ranked Penn State.

 

Courtesy: Jason Hove, SDSU

Previous Story

Next Story


Sponsored
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

You may also like

Man Shoots Gun At Car After Intentional Crash

3/28/2015 9:36 PM

A man fired a gun at another car in Sioux Falls Saturday afternoon. The shooting comes after an alleged fight involving the same suspects.

Full Story
Huron Man Killed In Single-Vehicle Crash

3/28/2015 2:54 PM

A crash northeast of Huron killed a man sometime between 3 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m. Friday.

Full Story
Fire Closes Highway North Of Brandon

3/26/2015 9:27 AM

Law enforcement has closed a highway that runs through Corson because of a fire.

Full Story
Backpack Stolen At Gunpoint Inside Marion Road Apartment

3/30/2015 11:13 AM

At approximately 2:30 p.m., police responded to an armed robbery at 3507 S. Marion Rd. Officer Sam Clemens said the four men were let into the apartme...

Full Story
Baby Books Rental Car, Family Denied Refund

3/31/2015 11:28 AM

A Minnesota family can’t believe how a well-known company reacted after their baby made a costly computer mistake.

Full Story | Watch


Events