SDSU women's basketball team sinks five straight half-court shots

...and that's H-O-R-S-E.
Author:
Publish date:

If you're looking for some partners for a game of H-O-R-S-E, the members of the South Dakota State women's basketball team might be a good place to start.

Prior to their game at North Dakota on Thursday night, members of the team passed some time by tossing up some shots at half court. With the cameras rolling and the pressure mounting, the Jackrabbits sank five straight half-court shots to heat up a frigid day in Grand Forks.

The hot display of shooting didn't count in what would be a 74-61 victory over the Fighting Hawks later that night but did show the type of talent the Jackrabbits have as they come down the stretch.

With their win over North Dakota, the Jackrabbits improved to 20-8 on the season and sit in second place in the Horizon League with a record of 12-2. The team ahead of them is rival South Dakota, who strolled into Brookings on Saturday ranked 20th in the country on the heels of a 14-game winning streak.

Hopefully, for the Jackrabbits, they can keep this hot shooting display going as they make a march toward a potential bid in the NCAA tournament.

Next Up

oct. 20 snow crash

Spinouts, crashes still happening after snow leaves MN roads a mess

The snow storm caused at least 208 crashes this weekend.

1024px-Crock_pot

For The Week: Food tips and tricks to get you through the next 7 days

BMTN's food writer Lindsay Guentzel makes life easier for Minnesotans.

snow, plow

Here's how much snow fell in Saturday's storm in Minnesota

MSP Airport had the highest total as of 7 a.m. Sunday with 5.3 inches.

Screen Shot 2021-01-18 at 3.17.49 PM

No KAT? No D'Lo? No problem as Timberwolves defeat Pelicans

The Timberwolves were without Karl-Anthony Towns and D'Angelo Russell, but still picked up a (SCORE) win.

Screen Shot 2021-01-23 at 7.53.44 PM

Spinouts, crashes across Twin Cities as snow gets heavier

There have been multiple incidents across the metro area.

Mason Branstrator

Family, friends raising funds for teen soccer standout with spinal injury

Mason Branstrator of Duluth was injured in a skiing accident.

Screen Shot 2021-01-22 at 9.08.16 PM

Tributes pour in after MN Supreme Court justice's daughter found dead

Olivia Chutich died near the campus of Iowa State University.

Image from iOS (96)

Early Saturday fire damages Burger King in Richfield

The fire was reported around 1:15 a.m. Saturday.

Jamal Mashburn Jr. / Gopher Basketball

Maryland hands Gophers first home loss of season

The 17th-ranked Gophers fell to the Terrapins 63-49 on Saturday afternoon.

Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville.

Minnesota Department of Health files lawsuit against Alibi Drinkery

The Lakeville bar has been in the news for defying orders.

Related

Screen Shot 2020-11-28 at 6.58.11 PM

Gophers dominate second half to defeat Loyola-Marymount

Marcus Carr scored 26 to send the Gophers to 2-0.

Women's basketball team dominates France, wins 5th straight Olympic gold

The U.S. women's basketball team -- which includes three Lynx stars -- rolled over France 86-50 for the Olympic gold medal Saturday. With its latest triumph, the team has won 41 consecutive games and five straight gold medals since taking the bronze medal in 1992.

Screen Shot 2019-10-15 at 11.21.33 AM

College in Rochester suspends women's basketball program

The college cites injuries and players dropping off the team as reasons.