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Mayville State women win; Jimmies play at 3:30

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Mayville State defeated Cornerstone, Mich., 86-82 in opening-round play at the NAIA women's national basketball tournament in Sioux City, Iowa on Thursday.

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Marcisa McMillan had 26 points and 17 rebounds for the Comets, who advance to the Sweet 16 on Friday. 

The Comets trailed 41-31 at halftime, but outscored Cornerstone 55-41 in the second half.

The Jimmie women, one of four No. 1 seeds in the 32-team tournament, face Roosevelt, Ill., at 3:30 p.m., today.

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Dave Selvig
Selvig has been a sports writer at The Sun since 1999 and sports editor since 2009.
(701) 952-8460
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