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Published March 08, 2012, 09:33 AM

Jamestown College women move on in NAIA tourney

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Jamestown College women's basketball team is moving on in the NAIA Division II Tournament, but the Dakota State men are heading home.

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Jamestown College women's basketball team is moving on in the NAIA Division II Tournament, but the Dakota State men are heading home.

The Jimmies women downed Union of Kentucky 60-42 in Wednesday's opening round in Sioux City, Iowa, while the Trojans men fell to McPherson of Kansas 69-63 in Point Lookout, Mo.

Jamestown plays two-time defending champion Northwestern of Iowa in Friday's second round.

Other NAIA teams from the Dakotas were in action Thursday. The Jamestown College men were taking on Saint Francis of Indiana, and the Valley City State women were playing College of the Ozarks.

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