November 29, 20141st2ndFinal
Minnesota Crookston333366
Bemidji State262753
Stats at a GlanceUMCWBSUW
FG Percentage.355 (22-62) .328 (20-61)
3P FG Percentage.227 (5-22) .063 (1-16)
FT Percentage.739 (17-23) .600 (12-20)
Offensive Rebounds99
Defensive Rebounds3131
Total Rebounds4040
Bench Points1517
PointsMoenkedick - 21
Senske - 16
ReboundsMoenkedick - 12
McKee - 9
AssistsLivingston - 3
Pelzer - 3
StealsThielman - 3
Zerr - 2
Pelzer - 2
BlocksOdor - 1
Gruber - 1
Beavers open NSIC action with loss to Minnesota Crookston
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Beavers open NSIC action with loss to Minnesota Crookston

BEMIDJI, Minn. (BSU Gymnasium) -- The Bemidji State University women's basketball team opened Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC) action against University of Minnesota Crookston Saturday at BSU Gymnasium. The Beavers fell by a final score of 66-53.

Bemidji State, now 2-3, 0-1 NSIC will be back in action Dec. 5-6 as it welcomes St. Cloud State University and University of Minnesota Duluth to BSU Gymnasium. Game times are set for 6 p.m. and 4 p.m., respectively. The Golden Eagles improve to 2-3, 1-0 NSIC with the win.

BSU shot 32.8 percent from the field while Minnesota Crookston went 35.5 percent from the floor. Bemidji State dished out 10 assists and pulled down 40 rebounds.

Beavers’ Highlights

  • Sierra Senske led the Beavers in scoring as she posted 16 points, which is also a career-high. Senske shot 5-of-9 from the field and 6-of-7 from the line. She added seven rebounds, one assist and one steal on the night.
  • Scoring 10 points for BSU was Hanna Zerr. Zerr charted five rebounds, one assist and two steals in the loss against the Golden Eagles.
  • Allison McKee led the team in rebounding, pulling down a team-high nine.

Golden Eagles’ Highlights

  • Leading scorer for Minnesota Crookston was Katrina Moenkedick putting up 21 points in the Golden Eagles victory over BSU. She also led the team in rebounds with 12 in 29 minutes of play.
  • Ebony Livingston was the only other player to score in double digits for UMC as she shot 5-of-10 from the field, 2-of-5 from the arch and 3-of-5 from the charity stripe for 15 points.
  • UMC finished the night shooting 73.9 percent (17-23) from the free throw line and was 22.7 percent (5-22) from three range.

Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooded region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, Bemidji State University sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).