(1) Concordia (Neb.) vs (3) Jamestown (N.D.) Despite the 21-point game-high by junior McKayla Orr, the Jamestown (N.D.) Jimmies dropped the ball against the Concordia (Neb.) Bulldogs 74-59 in the NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball National Championship semifinal matchup in the Liston bracket at the Tyson Event Center in Sioux City, Iowa. First quarter action
by Russell Heitmann (1) Saint Xavier (Ill.) vs (4) Friends (Kan.) A trio of monumental individual achievements for the Saint Xavier (Ill.) Cougars took place in the final second round game of the 2017 NAIA DII Women’s National Basketball Championship. In addition to defeating the Friends University (Kan.) Falcons, 96-66, three Cougars — Brittany Collins,
(2) College of the Ozarks (Mo.) vs (3) Morningside (Iowa) The College of the Ozarks Bobcats took on the Morningside Mustangs on Friday, March 10 in the second round of the 2017 NAIA Div. II Women’s Basketball Championship. Neither team could ever gain much of a lead, and when they did, it was never insurmountable.