Yellowjackets Edged by #9 UW-Stevens Point

By KBJR News 1

December 1, 2012 Updated Dec 2, 2012 at 12:06 AM CDT

Superior, WI (NNCNOW.com) --- A good effort fell just short on Saturday afternoon for the UW-Superior men's basketball team, with the Yellowjackets falling 79-68 to #9-ranked UW-Stevens Point.

Jarrod Peterson led the Yellowjackets with 26 points in the losing effort, with Bronson Byrne adding 15 and Johnquez Brooks contributing 12.

UW-Superior falls to (2-4) overall this season with the loss.

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YELLOWJACKETS WOMEN UPSET #3 POINTERS AT HOME

The UW-Superior women's basketball team earned an upset win on Saturday, beating #3-ranked UW-Stevens Point at Mertz Mortorelli Gymnasium in Superior, Wis.

Sally Linzmeier scored a game-high 22 points in the win, with Kristen Nett adding 12 and Deandra Vavra scoring 11 for the Yellowjackets.

UW-Superior improves to (4-1) this season with the win.

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