No. 16 NIACC women win 15th straight home game

NIACC's Mikayla Homola drives to the basket for a layup in the first half of Wednesday's game against Iowa Lakes.
NIACC's Mikayla Homola drives to the basket for a layup in the first half of Wednesday's game against Iowa Lakes.

MASON CITY - The No. 16 NIACC women's basketball team stopped Iowa Lakes 94-71 for its 15th straight home victory Wednesday night in the NIACC gym.

NIACC was led by sophomore Taylor Laabs with 19 points, six rebounds and five steals. The Lady Trojans also received 17 points from freshman Mikayla Homola and 16 points from sophomore UU Longs.

In the 15-game home winning streak, the Lady Trojans have outscored their opponents 1,417 to 963. The last loss for the Lady Trojans at home was a 71-65 loss to Kirkwood on Feb. 1, 2017.

NIACC (17-5 overall, 4-2 in the ICCAC) has won 17 straight games against Iowa Lakes.

NIACC, which led 49-40 at the half, forced Iowa Lakes into 47 turnovers.

Also for the Lady Trojans on Wednesday, Khalilah Holloway scored eight points and grabbed a team-high nine rebounds. Kelsie Willert, who scored six points, had six assists and grabbed five rebounds.

NIACC returns to action Saturday in an ICCAC contest at Southwestern.

NIACC's 2017-18 season (17-5 overall)

NIACC 99, Illinois Central 82

NIACC 90, Bay College 61

NIACC 134, Milwaukee Area Tech 45

NIACC 121, Harper College 28

NIACC 98, Iowa Western 89

NIACC 128, Riverland CC 36

NIACC 102, Rock Valley College 76

NIACC 112, Lake Region State College 57

NIACC 105, Grand View JV 73

Northeast CC 67, NIACC 54

NIACC 111, Central CC-Columbus 51

NIACC 78, NDSCS 77 (OT)

NIACC 106, Dakota College-Bottineau 47

NIACC 122, Kalamazoo Valley CC 58

Illinois Central 66, NIACC 62

Owens CC 73, NIACC 63

NIACC 83, Southeastern CC 52

Kirkwood 68, NIACC 59

NIACC 76, Iowa Central 67

NIACC 89, Ellsworth 46

DMACC 91, NIACC 83

NIACC 94, Iowa Lakes 71

NIACC women's basketball team 2017-18

When NIACC                                            Then NIACC is

In November                                              9-0

In December                                              4-3

In January                                                 4-2

Plays at home                                             11-0

Plays on road                                              1-3

Plays on neutral court                                  5-2

Leads at halftime                                        16-0

Trails at halftime                                        1-5

Tied at halftime                                          0-0

Plays in overtime                                        1-0

Scores less than 60 points                           0-2

Scores between 60-69 points                       0-2

Scores between 70-79 points                      2-0

Scores between 80-89 points                      2-1

Scores between 90-99 points                      4-0

Scores 100 or more points                         9-0

Allows less than 60 points                         9-0

Allows between 60-69 points                     2-3

Allows between 70-79 points                     4-1

Allows between 80-89 points                     2-0

Allows between 90-99 points                     0-1

Allows 100 or more points                        0-0

Game decided by 1-3 points                     1-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                     0-1

Game decided by 7-10 points                   2-3

Game decided by 11-14 points                 0-1

Game decided by 15+ points                   14-0

NIACC WOMEN'S SEASON SINGLE-GAME HIGHS

TEAM

Points - 134 vs. Milwaukee Area Tech (11-10-17)

3-point goals - 26 vs. Dakota College-Bottineau (12-9-17)

Rebounds - 65 vs. Riverland CC (11-21-17)

Assists - 33 vs. Milwaukee Area Tech (11-10-17)

Steals - 29 vs. Harper College (11-11-17)

INDIVIDUAL

Points - 31, Taylor Laabs vs. Iowa Western (11-18-17)

3-point goals - 7, Shayley Vesel vs. Dakota College-Bottineau (12-9-17)

Rebounds - 16, Khalilah Holloway, twice.

Assists - 8, Taylor Laabs vs. Dakota College-Bottineau (12-9-17)

Steals - 9, Kelsie Willert vs. Kalamazoo Valley CC (12-28-17)

 

 

 

NIACC tops Iowa Western, 98-89
November 18, 2017 NIACC tops Iowa Western, 98-89