Central Missouri at Nebraska-Kearney
WBB – #11 UCM 68, UNK 63
#11 Central Missouri outscored Nebraska-Kearney 10-2 on fast breaks as they picked up a victory on the road. UCM held UNK to .333 shooting as they picked up their eighth straight win.
For the Jennies Nicole Caddell had a double-double with 22 points and ten rebounds. Keuna Flax finished with 21 points and eight rebounds on the evening. For the Lopers Sarah Hix scored 17 points and added eight rebounds. Laramey Lewis scored 15 points and finished with five rebounds.
MBB – UCM 78, UNK 64
Central Missouri expanded a ten-point halftime lead as they picked up their fifth straight victory at Nebraska-Kearney. With the win and the Northwest Missouri and Washburn loss UCM now sits atop the league standings.
For the Mules Charles Hammork had 15 points and nine rebounds while Dominique Long and Widgett Washington each had 13 points. Reggie Stallings and Ryan Magdiarz each finished with 12 points in the game. For the Lopers Tyler Sheilds had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. Pierre Newton finished with 16 points and Mike Dentlinger had 15 on the night.
Lindenwood at Missouri Western
WBB – MWSU 65, LWU 59
Missouri Western scored 17 second chance points as they held off Lindenwood to win their third straight game. LWU outshot MWSU but the Griffons pulled down 49 rebounds to just 34 by the Lions.
For the Griffons Heather Howard had a double-double with 15 points and 13 rebounds. Lanicia Lawrence and Sharneice Lewis each added 13 points on the evening. For the Lions Sarah Schnieders scored 16 points with five rebounds and Marissa Lehnig scored 15 points with five rebounds. Caroline Bourlious had 13 points and pulled down nine rebounds.
MBB – LWU 78, MWSU 69
Lindenwood shot .550 from the field on the road at Missouri Western to pick up the victory. Lindenwood shot .420 from the three-point line and got 24 of 32 free throws to move to 3-3 in the league.
For the Lions Alex Bazzell had 20 points, seven assists and six rebounds. Richie Thompson had a double-double with 10 points and 10 rebounds. For the Griffons Cedrique Clinkscales had 12 points and added six rebounds. Reed Mills and Kalvin Balque had 11 points on the night.