The Rio Grande Red Storm are ranked 24th coming into the postseason. Their conference record is 13-1 and their overall record is 25-7 in head coach David Smalley’s 23rd season. The last game lost was to Indiana University East in the KIAC Tournament Semifinals. Brianna Thomas is the team’s leading scorer, averaging 18 points per game. Brianna also leads the Red Storm in assists (5.4) and Steals (3.8) per game. The team ranks number 2 in Division II for total rebounds per game (48.9) and is ranked 5th in total scoring offense with 84.2 points per game. The Red Storm set a school record with a 16 game win streak until their recent loss to Indiana University East in the KIAC Semifinals.