January 06, 20151st2ndFinal
Bemidji State393473
Valley City State University243054
Stats at a GlanceBSUWVCSU
FG Percentage.510 (26-51) .333 (18-54)
3P FG Percentage.278 (5-18) .235 (4-17)
FT Percentage.762 (16-21) .636 (14-22)
Offensive Rebounds714
Defensive Rebounds2720
Total Rebounds3434
Bench Points722
PointsSenske - 25
Suhr - 12
ReboundsZerr - 7
Even - 9
AssistsZerr - 6
Pedersen - 3
StealsZerr - 2
Even - 3
BlocksZerr - 1
Pelzer - 1
Knuti - 1
Even - 2
Beavers roll past Valley City State Tuesday, 73-54
Tuesday, January 6, 2015
Beavers roll past Valley City State Tuesday, 73-54

VALLEY CITY, N.D. -- Bemidji State women's basketball hit the road Tuesday for its final nonconference game of the season at Valley City State University. The Beavers took it to the Vikings as they rolled past with a 73-54 victory.

Bemidji State, now 5-8, 2-6 NSIC will be back in action Jan. 9-10 as it travels to University of Minnesota Duluth and St. Cloud State University for its first NSIC road games of 2015. Game time is set for 6 p.m. and 4 p.m., respectively. The Vikings move their record to 10-6 overall with the loss. 

Beavers’ Highlights

  • Sierra Senske paced the Beavers offense to victory over Valley City State recording a new career-high 25 points. Senske added five rebounds and one steal in 31 minutes of action.
  • Senske also charted an outstanding number at the free throw line going 11-for-13.
  • Aimee Pelzer racked up 18 points in the win over the Vikings and added five rebounds, two assists, one block and one steal.
  • Tying a career-high for the third time with 11 points was Allison Cordes, which she shot a season-best from the field 71.4 percent (5-7).
  • Hanna Zerr led the Beavers’ rebounding effort with a season-high seven boards and led in assists tying a season-best six.
  • BSU outshot the Vikings from the floor with a 51 percent rating and from beyond the arch with a 27.8 rating.

Vikings’ Highlights

  • Allyson Suhr scoring 12 points led the Vikings, as she was 5-of-7 from the field and 2-of-2 from the charity stripe.
  • Courtney Dixon was another bright spot for the Viking offense. Dixon came off the bench to score 11 points on 5-for-7 shooting.
  • Lexi Lennon added nine points off the bench and Sierra Even had eight points and nine rebounds.
  • Valley City State was 33.3 percent from the field, 23.5 percent on 3's and went 14-for-22 from the free throw line.
  • The Vikings only committed 14 turnovers, as did the Beavers. 

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).