#21 Blue Hawks Finish 2-0 in Denver with Win Over Northern New Mexico

#21 Blue Hawks Finish 2-0 in Denver with Win Over Northern New Mexico

DENVER, CO- The Dickinson State University Women's Basketball team defeated Northern New Mexico on Saturday, 75-65.

For the second day in a row, the Blue Hawks outscored their opponent in every quarter. Dickinson State outscored Northern New Mexico 15-12, 24-22, 18-17 and 18-14 leading to a 76-65 victory.

Megan Klein led the Blue Hawks with 17 points and 17 rebounds while Ashley Bentz added 15 points. Janniqua Thomas scored 12 points with nine rebounds while Lorna Shepherd added 11 points in the win for the Blue Hawks.

The Blue Hawks shot 38 percent from the field, 30 percent from three and 58 percent from the line while Northern New Mexico shot 39 percent from the field, 29 percent from three and 71 percent from the line.

Dickinson State is now 13-4 overall and 1-0 NSAA. The Blue Hawks will take on Viterbo University in a NSAA game in La Crosse (WI) on Monday.

Dickinson Press Article