Wisconsin-Superior went on a 20-4 run in the fourth quarter, holding St. Scholastica to 2-for-12 shooting from the field, to win 59-49 in a UMAC regular-season finale Monday night at Reif Gym.
Kaija Davies scored 21 points to lead UWS (4-5 overall, 2-4 UMAC), while Kaelyn Christian contributed 14 points.
Amelia Zmuda’a 15 points paced the Saints (0-8, 0-6), who finished last in the conference.
Northwestern used a 14-0 second-half run to blow past Wisconsin-Superior 69-62 in a UMAC men’s game at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium.
Noah Alm led the Eagles (10-3, 6-2) with 18 points as Northwestern clinched the No. 2 seed in this week’s conference tournament behind top-seeded St. Scholastica.
Eli Vogel (13 points), J’Vaun Walker (12) and Xavier Patterson (12) led the Yellowjackets (3-3, 3-3) in scoring. UWS owned a 9-2 edge in successful 3-pointers, but couldn’t overcome a 46-22 Northwestern advantage in rebounding