COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa – The Northeast Community College women’s basketball team scored 21 points in the final quarter to surge past Snow College, 64-57 on Saturday at the Reiver Classic in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
The Hawks (12-2) did most of their work in the first half, scoring 17 and 21 points to take a 37-28 lead at halftime.
Snow College held tough in the third quarter, holding the Hawks to only six points. Ultimately, it was Northeast that came out on top in the end, forcing Snow to commit 24 turnovers.
Kyla Moore (Norfolk, Neb.) recorded 17 points, five steals and four rebounds. Beth Matas (Girona, Spain) and Emina Hadzihusejnovic (Mostar, Bosnia) added 14 points, while Breanna Stouffer (David City, Neb.) tallied 11 points and five steals.
The Hawks welcome North Dakota State College of Science for a 5 p.m. non-conference tilt on Wednesday at the Cox Activities Center in Norfolk.