SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Okanogan graduate Jill Townsend scored 15 points in the Gonzaga University women’s basketball team’s losing effort against South Carolina on Nov. 28.

Gonzaga was ranked No. 21/20, depending on the poll, while South Carolina was ranked No. 1.

The Zags dropped the opening game of the Bad Boy Mowers Crossover Classic at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, 79-72.

Townsend was one of three players in double figures. She also had three rebounds and a career-high seven assists, Gonzaga reported.

The team was to play South Dakota on Monday in its final game of the tournament.

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