Eva Reinertsen scored 26 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Wisconsin-Superior defeated Northwestern 85-58 on Wednesday at Mertz Mortorelli Gym in Superior, and set up a showdown with Bethany Lutheran for the UMAC regular-season championship on Saturday.
UWS' Emily Carpenter finished with 23 points and Marissa Ruiz scored 14 points. Mady Sanders scored seven points and pulled down 10 boards.
UWS improved to 13-2 in the UMAC standings, keeping pace with Bethany Lutheran (13-2), an 82-63 winner over Crown on Wednesday night. UWS plays at Bethany Lutheran at 4:45 p.m. Saturday in Mankato.