SCSU Basketball Split at Mankato
The St. Cloud State basketball teams split a pair of games at Minnesota State-Mankato Saturday. The SCSU men downed Mankato 77-75 after the SCSU women lost 60-46 to the Mavericks. Shaun Jensen made two key baskets down the stretch and Brett Putz made a pair of free throws allowing the Huskies to come away with the win. Jensen led the Huskies with 17 points and Putz chipped in 15 including reaching a milestone with 200 career made 3-point baskets. The SCSU men are 7-1 overall and 3-1 in the NSIC.
The SCSU women lost 60-46 Saturday night after beating Southwest Minnesota State Friday night. Rachel Moen was the lone Husky in double figures with 14 points. SCSU falls to 4-4 overall and 1-3 in the NSIC. The SCSU basketball teams will play at Concordia-St. Paul next Saturday.