Wins on Thursday night for Friends and nationally-ranked Sterling in women's basketball.
*The Friends women won on the road at McPherson 72-54. Friends freshman Taylor Jackson was just one blocked shot shy of a triple-double; she finished with 14 rebounds, 12 points, and nine blocks.
The Falcons won their third game in a row, improving to 18-5 on the season; Friends is in third place in the KCAC. The Falcons host Oklahoma Wesleyan at 5:00 p.m. Saturday.
*9th-ranked Sterling won at home 74-58 vs. Kansas Wesleyan; the Sterling women are 10-0 on home court this season.
That's now a 14-game winning streak for Sterling, improving to 22-1 on the season.