(Ames) The No. 23/20 Iowa State women’s basketball team defeated the Carthage Lady Reds 78-49 for their 30th-consecutive exhibition game win. Senior forward and Hamlin native, Hallie Christofferson led the Cyclones with 17 points and sophomore Maddy Baier led Iowa State on the boards with eight rebounds.
The Lady Reds’ largest lead was five with 9:47 left in the first. Iowa State would then go on a 25-2 run to close the half with a 39-21 lead. The Iowa State defense took control recording six steals, three blocks and forcing 10 first-half Lady Red turnovers.
Iowa State hosts North Dakota for the season opener on Sunday, Nov. 10 at 5 p.m. at Hilton Coliseum. Iowa State will look to extend their 70-straight nonconference game winning streak.
November 7, 2013