The Lady Yellow Jackets went on a late run to take a 30-21 lead into halftime behind strong inside play from seniors Snjezana Dojcinovic and Lacey Haughian. In the second half the Yellow Jackets increased their lead to as many as 14 points before Rio Grande went on a run to close the gap to two points.  The Yellow Jackets made free throws down the stretch to seal the game 63-61. The Yellow Jackets were led by Lacey Haughian with 24 points and seven rebounds.  Snejzana Dojcinovic added 18 points and 12 rebounds.

The Lady Yellow Jackets will be back in action tomorrow night against Eastern Oregon University in the Round of Sixteen at 9:15pm CT.