SDSU Downs OU in Women’s Basketball

BROOKINGS, S.D. – The South Dakota State women’s basketball team made its last six free throws as the Jackrabbits held off Oklahoma 67-61 Wednesday night in front of 2,068 fans at Frost Arena. State, which made 12 of 14 free throws in the fourth quarter, finished the game with a season-high 20 made free throws. The 7-2 Jackrabbits were led in scoring by junior Macy Miller with 17 points. Classmate Madison Guebert added 16 points while freshman Myah Selland contributed 12 points and a game- and career-high nine rebounds. Pierre native Sydney Palmer played 17 minutes for SDSU scoring a single free throw and getting 1 steal in the victory. Oklahoma, now 3-5, was led by Shaina Pellington’s 16 points. Gabbi Ortiz and Maddie Manning added 13 and 10 points, respectively. South Dakota State concludes its homestand when it hosts Bowling Green Saturday at 7 p.m. in the friendly confines of Frost Arena.