WBB: Hot shooting leads Jacks over Tommies

BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoJacks.com) — South Dakota State women’s basketball led wire-to-wire in an 88-47 win over St. Thomas Thursday night at Frost Arena. The Jackrabbits set a new single-game program record from beyond the arc, shooting 71 percent while going 10-for-14.

Myah Selland and Tylee Irwin tallied 16 points apiece to pace SDSU. Selland went 7-for-10 from the field and 2-for-3 from deep to go with eight assists and four rebounds, both team highs. Irwin was 6-for-11 from the field and 3-for-3 from the charity stripe with three assists, two steals and a block.

Haleigh Timmer chipped in 11 points and Kallie Theisen added nine on perfect 4-for-4 shooting.

The Jackrabbits host Western Illinois Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. at Frost.