Pittsburg State wins first-round game in NCAA Division II women's tournament

Mar. 10—Pittsburg State University won its first-round game in the NCAA Division II women's basketball tournament Friday, defeating the University of Nebraska-Kearney 74-54.

That sets up a match against Missouri Southern State University for 5 p.m. Saturday at the University of Minnesota-Duluth, where the tournament is being held.

Earlier today, Southern defeated Augustana University in a come-from-behind game, 75-74.