Spearfish, S.D. – The Black Hills State University women’s basketball team defeated Rocky Mountain 77-60 to improve to 3-2 Friday evening at the Donald E. Young Center in Spearfish, S.D.

“It was a great team effort,” said head coach Mark Nore. “We played with a lot of energy, we had a lot of great team tonight play but there are some things we need to improve on.”  

The Yellow Jackets had four players score double digit points behind senior Katelynn Lamb who finished the contest with 19 points, seven rebounds and two assists. Junior Keely Krowlikowski and freshman Jordan Kent each finished the contest with 15 points and junior Kristi Ryan chipped in 11 points.

Black Hills State played great defense creating 19 turnovers and seven blocks led by freshman Jordan Kent who swatted the ball five times, Kent had four assists and seven rebounds for the Yellow Jacket defense.

Black Hills State will return to action Saturday, November 13 as they take on Montana Tech, game time is scheduled for 3 p.m. MT

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