BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP)Myah Selland scored nine of 18 points i n the pivotal second quarter and No. 23 South Dakota State rebounded from a season-opening loss to defeat Lehigh 91-73 on Friday night.
The game was even, except for the second quarter when the Jackrabbits (1-1) outscored the Mountain Hawks 29-14 by making 10 of 15 shots with three 3-pointers. Lehigh was 3 of 12 with a trey and trailed 49-32 at halftime.
Tori Nelson scored 16 points for South Dakota State and Ellie Colbeck and Kallie Theisen both added 12. Theisen and Selland both had eight rebounds as the Jackrabbits had a 43-27 advantage and were plus-10 on the offensive end.
Frannie Hottinger scored 25 points and Mackenzie Kramer had 21 for Lehigh (0-2), which was trailing by one near the middle of the second half when South Dakota State scored 12 straight. The Mountain Hawks didn’t have a field goal in the final 7 1/2 minutes of the second quarter, missing eight shots.
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