Blue Hawks earn first NSAA victory in overtime win at Mayville State

Blue Hawks earn first NSAA victory in overtime win at Mayville State

MAYVILLE, ND – The Dickinson State University Women's basketball team won in over time against Mayville State on Saturday night by a score of 78-77.

The Lady Blue Hawks outscored the Comets the first quarter 23-19 while the Comets outscored the Blue Hawks in the second 17-10. In the third, the Blue Hawks outscored the Comets 19-15 and the Comets outscored the Blue Hawks 13-12 in the fourth to force overtime. In OT, the Lady Blue Hawks managed to outscored the Comets 14-13, to earn the NSAA win.

The leading scorer was MacKayla Feeney with 15 points followed by Paitton Herbst with 14 (8 points in OT) and Taylor Henningsgard with 13. Leading rebounder of the game was again Megan Klein with 16 rebounds, while Henningsgard lead all players with 8 assists.

Dickinson State shot 38 percent from two, 37 percent behind the 3pt line and 88 percent from the free throw line. Jamestown shot 41 percent from two, 46 percent from three and 88 percent from the free throw line.

The Lady Blue Hawks (4-3) play at home on Friday, Dec 9th at 5:30 PM (MDT) against Bellevue University in a NSAA match-up.