« Continue Browsing

e-mail article Print     e-mail article E-mail

Forum staff reports, Published January 18 2014

Late layup helps Crookston squeak past MSUM women

CROOKSTON, Minn. – Christine Thorn’s layup with 30 seconds remaining gave Minnesota-Crookston a 65-63 victory over Minnesota State Moorhead in Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference women’s basketball Saturday.

Alexa Thielman led the Golden Eagles (7-9, 4-8 NSIC) with 16 points, while Katrina Moenkedick added 14 points and eight rebounds.

Morgan Zabel paced the Dragons (9-7, 5-7) with 18 points on 7 of 13 shooting, with Megan Strese chipping in with 15 points.

MSUM (9-7, 5-7): Handevidt 2-4 0-0 5, M. Strese 5-14 5-6 15, Banasik 0-3 0-0 0, Thomforde 5-15 2-2 14, Zabel 7-13 3-6 18, Noreen 0-1 0-0 0, Roehrich 3-8 4-4 11, H. Strese 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 22-59 14-18 63.

UMC (7-9, 4-8 NSIC): Moenkedick 6-12 2-2 14, McRoberts 2-7 0-2 4, Thielman 6-13 0-0 16, Livingstron 2-6 3-4 7, Martell 2-5 0-0 6, Jackson 0-1 0-0 0, Walker 3-9 3-3 9, Thorn 2-5 3-4 7, Taylor 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 2459 11-15 65.

Half: UMC 30, MSUM 30. 3-point goals: MSUM 5-17 (Handevidt 1-2, M. Strese 0-1, Banasik 0-2, Thomforde 2-4, Zabel 1-3, Noreen 0-1, Roehrich 1-3, H. Strese 0-1), UMC 6-16 (McRoberts 0-1, Thielman 4-7, Livingston 0-2, Martell 2-4, Jackson 0-1, Thorn 0-1). Total fouls: MSUM 20, UMC 15. Rebounds: MSUM 41 (M. Strese 9), UMC 35 (Moenkedick 8). Assists: MSUM 10 (Zabel 4), UMC 13 (Thorn 8). Steals: MSUM 8 (M. Strese, Banasik 2). Turnovers: MSUM 19, UMC 15. Attendance: 412.