UMHB women's basketball advances to Sweet 16

RICHARDSON, Texas (KWTX) Alicia Blackwell scored 21 points, and UMHB held UT-Dallas to four first-quarter points in the Crusaders' 66-57 win over the Comets Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Division III tournament.

Hannah Holt and Kendall Rollins each had 13 points for the Crusaders.

UMHB (27-3) advances to the Sweet 16 for the first time in program history and will play Washington-St. Louis in that round Fri., March 8. The game time and site will be announced Sunday.