-- South Dakota's Margaret McCloud scored a career-high 22 points in the win at Portland State.
Western Michigan 74, North Dakota State 59 | Recap
KALAMAZOO, Mich. -- (gobison.com) The North Dakota State women's basketball team (1-2) committed a season-high 24 turnovers, falling, 74-59, at Western Michigan (2-0) on Wednesday, Nov. 19, inside University Arena.
Senior Brooke LeMar paced NDSU in scoring with 15 points and three assists, while junior Kahla Becken scored 14 points and hit a career-high four three-pointers in the contest. Junior Marena Whittle posted a double-double for the second-straight game for the Bison, tallying 11 points and 10 rebounds.
The Bison shot just 38 percent from the field, going 23-for-60, and were 9-for-25 from three-point range for 36 percent. NDSU only attempted eight free-throws in the game, converting four of them for 50 percent.
South Dakota 86, Portland State 57 | Recap
PORTLAND, Ore. -- (goyotes.com) Margaret McCloud scored a career-high 22 points and grabbed seven rebounds to lead the South Dakota women's basketball team past Portland State 86-57 at the Peter W. Stott Center on Wednesday night.
McCloud scored 16 points in the second half and was 8-for-12 shooting on the night. She upped her previous scoring high of 18 that she scored against Utah State on Dec. 5 of last year. Raeshel Contreras scored 14 points and Nicole Seekamp added 11 points, while Tia Hemiller tallied five assists and six rebounds.