The Golden Eagles were led by Jamie Zelinsky (G, 5-11, JR, Brooklyn Park, Minn.) who scored a team-high 20 points. She was 5 of 11 from the field, 3 of 6 from long range and 7 of 8 from the free-throw line. Diana Taddy (G, 5-6, JR, Two Rivers, Wis.) earned 13 points and she was followed by Gina Jaroszewski (F, 5-11, JR, Moorhead, Minn.) who had 10 points. Laurie Tyson (C, 6-1, FR, Rosemount, Minn.) grabbed a game-high eight rebounds and knocked down six points.
St. Cloud was led by Talisha Barlow who scored a game-high 21 points. She shot 8 of 17 from the field in the game. Becca Friestleben scored 20 points for SCSU. She was 4 of 9 from long range and 6 of 6 from the free-throw line.
The Golden Eagles fall to 9-15 overall and 7-11 in Northern Sun play while the Huskies advance to 10-15 overall and 5-13 in conference play. Minnesota, Crookston returns to the court on Monday, February 22 when they host Finlandia University. Tip-off is scheduled for 5:30 p.m.
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The University of Minnesota, Crookston is a NCAA Division II Institution and a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC). The Golden Eagle Equestrian team is a member of the Intercollegiate Horse Show Association (IHSA).