NIACC women fall to No. 8 DMACC, 71-58

NIACC's Taylor Laabs drives to the basket in Saturday's game against DMACC.
NIACC's Taylor Laabs drives to the basket in Saturday's game against DMACC.

MASON CITY - The NIACC women's basketball team dropped a 71-58 decision to No. 8 DMACC in the ICCAC opener for both teams Saturday in the NIACC gym.

NIACC led 30-25 at the half, but the Lady Trojans were outscored 46-28 in the second half.

Freshman guard UU Longs led NIACC with 11 points, eight rebounds and two steals. Freshman Cierra Stanciel was next in line with nine points and freshman Taylor Laabs scored eight points.

Laabs also collected six steals. Marci Wolters scored seven points and grabbed six rebounds.

DMACC was led by Amanda Cartney and Molly Mitchell with 15 points apiece.

NIACC (8-8 overall) returns to action Wednesday at Iowa Lakes.

NIACC's 2016-17 season (8-8 overall)

NIACC 95, Illinois Central 76

NIACC 116, Bryant & Stratton-Milwaukee 76

NIACC 109, Little Priest Tribal College 65

NIACC 102, Lake Land College 68

Northeast CC 98, NIACC 53

NDSCS 61, NIACC 50

Marshalltown 75, NIACC 68

NDSCS 70, NIACC 61

NIACC 103, Dakota-Bottineau 64

NIACC 87, MCC-Penn Valley 73

Johnson County CC 88, NIACC 72

Kalmazoo Valley CC 85, NIACC 70

NIACC 65, South Suburban College 54

NIACC 75, Cincinnati State Tech and CC 71

Iowa Western 77, NIACC 62

DMACC 71, NIACC 58

NIACC women's basketball team 2016-17

When NIACC                                                   Then NIACC is

Leads at halftime                                               6-2

Trails at halftime                                                1-6

Tied at halftime                                                  0-0

Plays in overtime                                                0-0

Scores less than 60 points                                  0-3

Scores between 60-69 points                             2-3

Scores between 70-79 points                             0-2

Scores between 80-89 points                             1-0

Scores between 90-99 points                             1-0

Scores 100 or more points                                 4-0

Allows less than 60 points                                  1-0

Allows between 60-69 points                             2-1

Allows between 70-79 points                             3-4

Allows between 80-89 points                             0-2

Allows between 90-99 points                             0-1

Allows 100 or more points                                 0-0

Game decided by 1-3 points                               0-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                               0-0

Game decided by 7-10 points                             0-2

Game decided by 11-14 points                           2-2

Game decided by 15+ points                             5-4