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Women's basketball: SDSU surges from start, rolls past Bison

The Jackrabbits' big first quarter set the tone for a big Summit League win over NDSU on Thursday.

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BROOKINGS, S.D. — South Dakota State took a 26-point lead after one quarter and thumped North Dakota State 94-63 in a Summit League game on Thursday at Frost Arena.

SDSU limited the Bison to nine first-quarter points and led by 37 points heading into the final quarter.

Four SDSU players scored in double digits, led by Myah Selland, who finished with 24 points, eight rebounds and five assists.

Abby Graham led the Bison with 15 points. Heaven Hamling and Emily Behnke both scored nine points and Taylor Brown had eight points, seven rebounds and four assists.

NDSU fell to 3-1 in the league and 9-5 overall while the Jackrabbits improved to 5-0 in the Summit and 12-5 overall. The Bison play at South Dakota at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, in Vermillion, S.D.

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