WBB: Jacks move to 12-1 in Summit with win over Denver


BROOKINGS, S.D. (GoJacks.com) — South Dakota State basketball moved to 12-1 in the Summit League with a 79-52 victory over Denver Thursday night in the Jackrabbits’ annual Pink Game at Frost Arena.

Myah Selland posted a season-high 25 points to lead all players on 10-of-13 shooting to go with six rebounds, also a team high, four assists and two blocks.

Tori Nelson and Paige Meyer joined Selland in double figures with 11 and 10 points, respectively. The pair combined for 9-of-12 shooting and seven rebounds. Meyer and Tylee Irwin gave our four assists apiece. Paiton Burckhard had six boards and Lindsey Theuninck added five.

Burckhard and Haleigh Timmer chipped in six points apiece and Kallie Theisen added six.

SDSU hosts Omaha Saturday afternoon at 2 p.m. in the first half of a doubleheader with the Mavericks.