PHOENIX, Ariz. —The University of North Dakota got its first win of the season with a 78-76 overtime victory over Grand Canyon in women's college basketball Friday afternoon.
Julia Fleecs tallied a double-double, registering 23 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Fighting Hawks. Claire Orth added 10 points, four assists and two steals.
UND dominated on the boards, hauling in 49 rebounds and posting a 19-6 advantage on offensive rebounds, allowing the Fighting Hawks to outscore the Lopes (1-1) 15-2 in second-chance points.
North Dakota (1-1) hosts Rhode Island at noon Friday, Nov. 15 at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.