MINNEAPOLIS, Minn - The North Central University women's basketball team came into Saturday's matchup against Minnesota-Morris riding a four game winning streak. Despite a well rounded effort the Rams were stopped by the Cougars by a score of 79-66. NCU shot 40 percent from the field (20-for-50) as Minnesota-Morris shot 41.2 percent (21-for-51).
NCU was led offensively by Bethany Shield as she scored a team high 14 points on the night while going 5-for-10 from the field and 4-for-6 from three point range. Senior Lizzy Swanson added 10 points after being honored for senior day festivities before the game. Swanson shot 3-for-8 from the field and 2-for-5 from behind the arc. Colleen Honn added nine points and five rebounds while Ellee Laws contributed seven points and nine rebounds on the evening.
The Rams will return to action on Wednesday, February 14 at home vs Bethany Lutheran College in their final home contest of the 2017-2018 season. Tipoff is slated for 7:30 p.m. Live statistics and web stream will be made available by way of ncurams.com