No. 5 NIACC falls to No. 10 Kirkwood

NIACC's Tahya Campbell drives to the basket in Saturday's game against Kirkwood.
NIACC's Tahya Campbell drives to the basket in Saturday's game against Kirkwood.

CEDAR RAPIDS - The No. 5 NIACC women's basketball team dropped a 77-71 decision to No. 10 Kirkwood in an ICCAC contest Saturday.

Kirkwood, which trailed 24-18 after the first quarter, outscored NIACC 43-21 in the second and third quarters to take a 61-45 lead into the final 10 minutes. NIACC outscored Kirkwood 26-16 in the fourth quarter to trim the final deficit to six points.

Mandy Willems led NIACC with 26 points, including five 3-point goals, and eight rebounds. Tahya Campbell scored 12 points for the Lady Trojans and Jada Buford and Autam Mendez both scored 11 points.

Kirkwood was led by Haley Mullinnix with 25 points. Mackenzie Jenkins scored 12 points.

NIACC (12-5 overall, 3-1 in the ICCAC) returns to action Sunday at home against Southeastern CC in an ICCAC contest. Game time is slated for 1 p.m. in the NIACC gym.

NIACC's 2018-19 season season (12-5 overall)

NIACC 95, Illinois Central 89 (OT)

NIACC 104, Bay College 74

NIACC 111, Marshalltown CC 65

NIACC 126, RCTC 86

Trinity Valley CC 78, NIACC 73

Johnson County CC 82, NIACC 74

NIACC 120, Kalamazoo Valley CC 70

NIACC 117, Bryant & Stratton (Wisconsin) 95

NIACC 79, Northeast CC 68

NIACC 113, Southwestern 92

NIACC 77, Bryant & Stratton (Wisconsin) 70

Illinois Central 84, NIACC 77

NIACC 88, Parkland College 76

NIACC 79, Iowa Central 62

Iowa Western 85, NIACC 56

NIACC 110, DMACC 85

Kirkwood 77, NIACC 71

When NIACC                                                   Then NIACC is

 In November                                                    7-2

In December                                                    3-1

In January                                                        2-2

Plays at home                                                  5-0

Plays on road                                                   2-4

Plays on neutral court                                       5-1

Leads at halftime                                              12-1

Trails at halftime                                                0-3

Tied at halftime                                                  0-1

Plays in overtime                                               1-0

Scores less than 60 points                                 0-1

Scores between 60-69 points                             0-0

Scores between 70-79 points                             3-4

Scores between 80-89 points                             1-1

Scores between 90-99 points                             1-0

Scores 100 or more points                                  7-0

Allows less than 60 points                                  0-0

Allows between 60-69 points                             3-0

Allows between 70-79 points                             4-2

Allows between 80-89 points                             3-3

Allows between 90-99 points                             2-0

Allows 100 or more points                                  0-0

Game decided by 1-3 points                               0-0

Game decided by 4-6 points                               1-2

Game decided by 7-10 points                             1-2

Game decided by 11-14 points                           2-0

Game decided by 15+ points                             8-1

THE LAST TIME NIACC ....

Scored 100 points: 110 vs. DMACC (1-16-19)

Had 15 3-point goals: 17 vs. DMACC (1-16-19)

Had 50 rebounds: 70 vs. Bryant & Stratton (12-28-18)

Had 20 assists: 20 vs. Bryant & Stratton (12-28-18)

Had 15 steals: 27 vs. RCTC (11-10-18)

Beat a rated team: No. 10 NIACC 117, No. 20 Bryant & Stratton 95 (11-25-18)

THE LAST TIME A LADY TROJAN HAD ...

50 points: 51, Trudy Peterson vs. Kennedy King College (11-21-15)

40 points: 40, Jada Buford vs. Bryant & Stratton (11-25-18)

30 points: 39, Jada Buford vs. DMACC (1-16-19)

10 3-point goals: 10, Mandy Willems vs. Bay College (11-3-18)

5 3-point goals: 5, Mandy Willems vs. Kirkwood (1-19-19)

10 rebounds: 11, TT Longs vs. Bryant & Stratton (12-28-18)

15 rebounds: 15, Autam Mendez vs. Bryant & Stratton (11-25-18)

10 assists: 10, Kelsie Willert vs. DMACC (2-24-18)

10 steals: 11, Jada Buford vs. Marshalltown CC (11-9-18)

5 steals: 5, Mandy Willems vs. Southwestern (12-8-18)

10 blocks: 10, Anna Eckert vs. DMACC (3-5-16)

Double/double: Autam Mendez 21 points/15 rebounds vs. Bryant & Stratton (11-25-18)

 

No. 10 NIACC rolls, 120-71
November 24, 2018 No. 10 NIACC rolls, 120-71