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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Mayville State opponent set

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Mayville State will take on Cornerstone of Michigan next Thursday at the NAIA Division II national tournament in Sioux City, Iowa.

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Mayville received an automatic bid to the 32-team, single-elimination tournament by winning the inaugural North Star Athletic Association tournament. The Comets downed the University of Jamestown in the title game.

Mayville is ranked No. 11 in the latest NAIA Division II poll.

The Comets will take a 24-3 record into the tournament. Cornerstone is 22-9.

The game is set for 10:15 a.m. Thursday at the Tyson Events Center.

Jamestown also qualified for the tournament. The Jimmies, 26-3, will meet Roosevelt of Illinois at 3:15 p.m., also on Thursday. Roosevelt is 21-10.

The Jimmies, coached by former UND assistant Greg Ulland, received one of the four top seeds in the event.

Mayville received a No. 3 seed.

— Herald staff report

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