No. 9 NIACC women cruise, 119-54

Autam Mendez converts a layup in first half of Saturday's game against Ellsworth.
Autam Mendez converts a layup in first half of Saturday's game against Ellsworth.

IOWA FALLS - Autam Mendez scored a career-high 41 points and grabbed 15 rebounds to lead No. 9 NIACC to a 119-54 victory over Ellsworth in an ICCAC women's basketball contest Saturday.

The 41 points by Mendez is tied for ninth in the NIACC women's all-time single-game scoring list. The 119 points ranks 11th on NIACC's all-time single-game scoring list.

Also for the Lady Trojans Saturday, Jada Buford scored 22 points and Tahya Campbell scored 21 points.

NIACC (15-5 overall, 6-1 in the ICCAC) returns to action Wednesday at home against Iowa Lakes (17-4, 5-2). Game time is slated for 5:30 p.m. in the NIACC gym.

2018-19 season (15-5 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

NIACC 102, Southeastern 69

NIACC 116, Little Priest Tribal College 69

NIACC 119, Ellsworth 54

 

 

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