NSU WBB Team Nabs Narrow Win in NSIC Opener

ABERDEEN, SD (NSUWolves.com) –


NSU 59-58



  • After MSU Moorhead used a 12-2 run to go up by six in the closing minutes of the opening period, Northern State was able to respond with 14 unanswered to gain a 20-12 advantage with 4:17 remaining in the first half
  • The Dragons were held scoreless for over six minutes of play from the 2:08 mark of the first quarter to the 4:00 minute mark of the second quarter; the Wolves defense held MSUM to just 4-14 shooting for 28.57 percent in the second period
  • Northern was able to ice the game away at the free throw line in the fourth quarter, shooting 13-14 in the final ten minutes of play; NSU shot 19-21 for 90.5 percent from the free throw line in the game
  • Laurie Rogers was able to grab her seventh career double-double in the win, and recorded her 16th game of three or more blocked shots in her career
  • Led by Jordyn Hilgemann who tied her career high in scoring for the second consecutive game with 12 points, the Northern State bench accounted for 22 points in the game



  • Laurie Rogers: 18 points, 13 rebounds, 4 blocks
  • Jordyn Hilgemann: 12 points, 2-3 3-pointers
  • Kailee Oliverson: 10 points, 2 blocks