The South Dakota State women’s basketball team had a 49-40 lead two minutes into the third quarter but saw No. 7 Oregon respond with a 25-9 run to close the quarter and go on to record an 87-79 win over the Jackrabbits in front of 2,509 fans Wednesday night at Frost Arena.
Madison Guebert and Myah Selland each scored 21 points to lead the Jackrabbits, now 6-4. Macy Miller added 14 points and six assists. Tagyn Larson snared a game-high eight rebounds.
Oregon, 8-1, was led by the one-two punch of Satou Sabally and Sabrina Ionescu. Sabally scored 14 of her game-high 27 points in the first half while Ionescu scored 18 of her 26 points in the second half.
South Dakota State concludes its three-game homestand with a 7 p.m. game against Savannah State Friday in Frost Arena.