-- Denver's Jordyn Alt recorded her first career double-double with career-highs of 15 points and 10 rebounds in the win over Kansas City.
-- DU's Alicia Espinoza grabbed a career-best 12 rebounds.
-- Five South Dakota players reached double figures while all 10 who played scored in the win over Cal State Fullerton.
-- Oral Roberts' Vicky McIntyre posted her NCAA-leading seventh double-double of the season with 16 points and 15 rebounds in the win over Eastern Michigan.
-- Fort Wayne's Haley Seibert tied a school record by going 14-of-14 at the free throw line. It is also tied for second-best in league history and currently tied for the best mark in the country this season.
-- IPFW's Seibert has made 51-straight free throws which ranks eighth all-time in NCAA history.
-- Seibert also scored her 1,000th career point in the win over Northern Kentucky.
-- Western Illinois' Ashley Luke scored in double figures for the 45th-straight game in the loss at UIC.
-- North Dakota State's Brooke LeMar matched her career-high with 33 points while Taylor Thunstedt set a new career-best mark with 12 points in the overtime loss to North Dakota.
Denver 74, Kansas City 66 | Recap
DENVER (denverpionners.com) -- The University of Denver women's basketball team takes down the University of Missouri-Kansas City for their first win on Saturday afternoon at Magness Arena. Denver (1-6) defeated UMKC (2-6), 74-66.
The Pioneers clung to a six point lead with 1:00 remaining in the game when junior Paige Bradley drove the lane and dished it off to freshman Jordyn Alt who sank her fifth, and most important, bucket of the game to make the score 69-62. At that point the `Roos were forced to foul and senior Morgan Van Riper-Rose netted four of five free throws down the stretch to seal it for Denver.
South Dakota 86, Cal State Fullerton 50 | Recap
VERMILLION, S.D. (goyotes.com) -- Five Coyotes reached double-digit point totals as the South Dakota women's basketball team won its fourth straight game by beating Cal State Fullerton 86-50 in the DakotaDome on Saturday afternoon.
Nicole Seekamp led the Coyotes (6-2) in scoring with 15 points while Margaret McCloud added 13 points. Raeshel Contreras and Kelly Stewart both tallied 12 points and Tia Hemiller finished with 11 points and five assists. All 10 Coyotes who played scored.
Oral Roberts 63, Eastern Michigan 62 | Recap
TULSA, Okla. (oruathletics.com) -- A defensive stop with three seconds left in the game propelled Oral Roberts University to a 63-62 win over Eastern Michigan Saturday afternoon in non-conference action.
The Golden Eagles led by as many as 10 points in the first half however, Eastern Michigan went on a 13-0 to take a 25-22 lead. EMU would go into the locker room with a 34-29 advantage at the intermission.
South Dakota State 71, Northern Colorado 48 | Recap
GREELEY, Colo. (gojacks.com) -- Senior Megan Waytashek led four Jackrabbits in double digits as the South Dakota State women's basketball team defeated Northern Colorado, 71-48, in nonconference action Saturday at Bank of Colorado Arena.
Waytashek recorded her second 20-point performance of the season, scoring 20 points on 6-of-9 shooting from the field, including 4 of 5 from three-point range, and 4-of-4 shooting from the free-throw line.
Fort Wayne 65, Northern Kentucky 59 | Recap
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (gomastodons.com) -- Haley Seibert connected on six free throws in the final 24 seconds to help the IPFW women's basketball team defeat NKU 65-59. The victory improves the Mastodon's record to 4-4 on the season.
Seibert tied a school record with a perfect 14-for-14 shooting at the free throw line, finishing the night with a game-high 19 points. Her 14-for-14 at the line is tied for the second-best mark in Summit League history and is currently tied for the best mark in Division I. Seibert has run her consecutive free throws made to 51, which ranks 8th all-time in Division I history.
Keanna Gary finished a rebound shy of a double-double with 12 points and nine rebounds, both of which were a season-high. Rachel Rinehart also finished in double-digits for the 'Dons with 13 points. Hillary Moore tied a career-high with nine rebounds while Courtney Ogle finished with a career-high four blocks.
UIC 67, Western Illinois 54 | Recap
CHICAGO (goleathernecks.com) -- The Western Illinois Fighting Leathernecks were back in action Saturday night, taking on UIC in nonconference play. Western couldn't overcome an early deficit, dropping a 67-54 decision to the Flames inside the Flames Athletic Center. The Leathernecks fall to 4-4 on the year while UIC is off to its best start since 1995-96, as the team improves to 6-1.
Luke and Tori Niemann led the way for Western, as each dropped 11 points. For Luke, it was her 45th consecutive game scoring in double figures, while Niemann has now scored ten or more points in six of the last seven games. Niemann also contributed a season-high four steals, while Luke recorded a team-high six rebounds. Maher also tallied double figures, as she scored all 10 of her points in the first half.
North Dakota 90, North Dakota State 87 (OT) | Recap
FARGO, N.D. (gobison.com) -- The North Dakota State women's basketball team (3-4) erased a 16 point second half deficit to force overtime against North Dakota (7-1), but came up just short, falling to UND, 90-87, on Saturday, Dec. 6, at Scheels Arena in front 1,469 spectators.
NDSU senior Brooke LeMar posted a game-high 33 points on 13-for-29 shooting, matching her career-high, and dished out seven assists, while junior Holly Johnson added 17 points and went 6-for-8 from the field, including a perfect 2-for-2 from three-point range and 3-for-3 from the free-throw line to go along with a team-high seven rebounds. Freshman Taylor Thunstedt went 4-for-9 from the field, scoring a new career-high 12 points, and junior Marena Whittle tallied 11 points to round out the double-figure scoring for NDSU.