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Women's basketball: Green Bay pulls away from Bison in second half

NDSU trailed by just four points and halftime but the Phoenix outscored the Bison by 10 in the third quarter and took home the win Saturday.

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GREEN BAY, Wis. — North Dakota State's offense went stagnant in the second half of a 70-52 loss at Green Bay on Saturday afternoon at Kress Center.

NDSU trailed by four points at the half but the Phoenix outscored the Bison 18-8 in the third and took a 50-36 lead into the fourth quarter.

Elle Evans led NDSU, hitting double digits in scoring for the seventh straight game with a team-high 13 points. She also hauled in seven rebounds. Abbie Draper scored six points and Heaven Hamling had six points, four rebounds and four assists.

The Bison are 6-4 overall and have lost four in a row after a 6-0 start. They play at Mayville State at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14.

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