ST. CLOUD - The St. Cloud State women's basketball team won its seventh straight at Halenbeck Hall by holding off Southwest Minnesota State 65-62 on Friday night.

Jessica Benson led all players in the action with 18 points for the Huskies. Rachael Moen added eight points, five steals and four assists for St. Cloud State.

With the victory, the Huskies improve to 9-4 overall and 5-4 in the NSIC this season. St. Cloud State returns to action Saturday night at Halenbeck Hall to take on the University of Sioux Falls. Game time is set for 4:00 p.m.