The SMS Lady Bears advanced to the Final Four of the WNIT with a 62-60 win over Texas A and M on Thursday. The Lady Bears led 37-21 at the half, but the Aggies rolled back in the second half and even took a three point lead late in the game. SMS senior Jenni Lingor tied the game at 58-58 with a three-pointer with 3:20 to go. They never trailed again, though Lingor knocked away a Texas A&M inbounds pass as the game ended.
Lingor finished with 19 points and eight rebounds, while junior Kari Koch added 18. It was one of the uglier games from an offensive standpoint for SMS. They had just seven assists compared to 21 turnovers.
SMS will host Iowa on Monday night at 7:05.