abc
QUICK LINKS:

Girls State Hoops: Mankato Loyola Upsets Maranatha in OT Thriller

Updated: 03/21/2014 12:52 PM
Created: 03/21/2014 12:34 PM KSTP.com
By: KSTP Sports

Lindsey Theuninck made a pair of free throws with .4 seconds remaining in overtime to carry Mankato Loyola past second-seeded Maranatha Christian Academy 93-91 Thursday in the quarterfinals of the Girls' State Basketball Tournament. The teams combined to score 184 points, a new state record.

Mankato Loyola was down by four points with 21 seconds remaining in regulation when Theuninck hit a jumper and then fellow freshman RaeAnn Dose scored in the paint to tie the game at 81 with two seconds left.

Loyola outscored Maranatha 12-10 in the extra session to advance to the Class A semifinals against Win-E-Mac on Friday at Williams Arena.

Theuninck finished with a game-high 37 points to lead Loyola.

Four players finished in double figures for Maranatha.


Minneapolis/St. Paul

Overcast
42°
37° | 28°
  • Feels like: 35° F
  • Wind: WNW 15mph
  • Humidity: 67%
  • Tue A few clouds
    36° | 26°
  • Wed Considerable cloudiness
    42° | 28°
  • Thu Morning clouds followed by afternoon sun
    30° | 15°
  • Fri Sunshine
    24° | 10°

Video

KSTP NEWS