WBB: Jacks drain 13 three pointers in win at Omaha


OMAHA, N.E. (GoJacks.com) — The South Dakota State (9-8, 5-1 Summit League) women’s basketball picked up a 72-49 win over Omaha Thursday evening at Baxter Arena. The Jackrabbits knocked down 13 3-pointers on 50 percent shooting with eight different players hitting at least one triple.

Tori Nelson and Lindsey Theuninck hit three 3-pointers each to finish with 13 and nine points, respectively. Paiton Burckhard added a pair of treys on her way to a team-high 16 points while five others tallied one 3-pointer apiece.

SDSU will continue its road trip to take on Denver Saturday afternoon. Coach Aaron Johnston talks about the Pioneers:

Tip at 2 p.m. MT / 3 p.m. CT.