Lipscomb 91, Ark.-Monticello 69
JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) _ Beth Stewart scored 31 points Saturday as David Lipscomb never trailed to take a 91-69 quarterfinal victory over Arkansas-Monticello at the NAIA Division I tourney.
Lipscomb (35-3) moves on to the semifinals for the second straight year, playing Monday against the winner of the Auburn-Montgomery vs. Southeastern Oklahoma quarterfinal. Monticello finishes the season at 27-6.
Stewart scored 12 early points as the Lady Bisons took a 16-2 lead with 15:55 left in the first half. Lipscomb led 54-36 at the break.
The Cotton Blossoms never got closer than 12 in the second half, and trailed by as much as 23.
Sarah Marcrom scored 21 for Lipscomb.
Carol Harrington led Monticello with 26 points. Brenda Jones added 23, and Tammy Phillips scored 10.