South Dakota Women Beat Ole Miss 75-61 For 1st NCAA Victory


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Chloe Lamb scored 20 points and the South Dakota women earned their first NCAA Tournament victory, beating Mississippi 75-61 in the first round.

Fellow senior Hannah Sjerven had 20 points and seven rebounds as the 10th-seeded Coyotes (28-5) broke through in their fourth consecutive tournament appearance and fifth in 10 eligible seasons.

The Rebels never led in their first NCAA appearance in 15 years. Angel Baker scored 23 for Ole’ Miss.