Women's basketball

Mount Marty @ Northwestern 6 p.m. Wednesday, January 23, Orange City, Iowa

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Located in Yankton, S.D., Mount Marty College is a member of the Great Plains Athletic Conference.
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The Red Raiders remained perfect in the month of January and won their seventh straight game with a 85-77 win over Mount Marty last night in the Bultman Center. Northwestern, ranked second in the NAIA, improved to 19-1 overall and remain unbeaten (9-0) in the GPAC. Mount Marty fell to 2-7 in the league, 8-10 overall.

The first half featured six ties and 11 lead changes between the two teams. With the scored tied at 26, Mount Marty outscored the Red Raiders 18-11 over the final seven minutes to take a 44-37 halftime lead.

The Lancers extended the lead to 11, their largest of the game at 50-39, before NWC battled back to tie the score at 53. With the score tied at 56, Northwestern outscored MMC 17-4 over a five minute stretch to take their biggest lead, 73-60. The Red Raiders then withstood the Lancer comeback bid to win, 85-77.

Northwestern shot 59% for the game, 63% in the second half. Debbie Remmerde led four players in double figures with 31 points on 11/17 from the field. Amy Larson netted 18 points followed by Randa Hulstein with 13. Miranda Boekhout added 10 points, four rebounds, six assists and three blocks. The Red Raiders won the battle of the boards, 33-32, led by Hulstein with seven. Mount Marty shot 44% for the game and was led by Michelle Amundson with 18 points.

Coach Woudstra's squad travels to Blair, Neb. to play Dana on Saturday afternoon, Jan. 26.


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