Women's college basketball: Central Missouri 54, Missouri Western 53

March 9, 2013

The second-seeded Central Missouri Jennies used a 14-2 second-half run Friday night to beat Missouri Western 54-53 in an MIAA basketball tournament quarterfinal at Municipal Auditorium in Kansas City.

Missouri Western made things interesting late, closing the game with a 10-1 run.

BreAnna Lewis paced the Jennies with 16 points. Nicole Caddell had 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Keuna Flax had 13 points.

The Jennies (23-4) will face the Northeastern State-Fort Hays State winner in the semifinals at 8:15 p.m. today.