WBB: Jacks extend winning streak to 10 games with W over Western Illinois


Macomb, Ill. (GoJacks.com)  – South Dakota State women’s basketball extended its win streak to 10 games Thursday night with an 84-54 win over Western Illinois at Western Hall. Four Jackrabbits posted double figures in the game, paced by Myah Selland’s 20 points.

Selland was joined in double digits by Tori Nelson (16), Paige Meyer (13), and Tylee Irwin (10). That trio combined to shoot 16-for-23 from the field, 70 percent. Paiton Burckhard grabbed a season-high 10 boards to go with six points. Selland added five boards, followed by four apiece by Meyer and Haleigh Timmer. The Jackrabbits tallied a season-high 14 3-pointers in the game, led by three each for Selland and Meyer.

SDSU continues its road trip to St. Thomas Saturday afternoon. The game will tip at 1 p.m. in St. Paul, Minnesota.