WBB: Jacks continue run in WNIT with W over Minnesota


BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoJacks.com) — South Dakota State’s run in the WNIT postseason will continue next week after a 78-57 win over Minnesota Sunday night at Frost Arena.

The Jackrabbits used a big third quarter and strong defensive effort to push their way past the Gophers and into the third round of the tournament. Haleigh Timmer put together her second consecutive 20-point game, finishing with 22 points on 9-of-15 shooting to lead all players.

Myah Selland contributed 18 total points, seven rebounds and six assists while Tylee Irwin finished with 13 points.

South Dakota State will take on the winner of Northern Iowa vs. Drake, which will be played Monday night. Date and location will be determined following that game.