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St. Francis finishes perfect season with NAIA title in Sioux City

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St. Francis of Indiana won the NAIA Division II basketball championship on Tuesday in Sioux City. St. Francis of Indiana won the NAIA Division II basketball championship on Tuesday in Sioux City.
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The University of Saint Francis of Indiana won its first NAIA Division II Women's National Championship title with a 75-68 win over College of the Ozarks on Tuesday night at Tyson Events Center.

USF senior guard Skylarr Shurn scored 30 points and was named NAIA Championship Most-Valuable-Player. Teammate Brooke Ridley posted a double double on one good ankle -- 14 rebounds, 13 points -- and was named to the all-championship first team while senior teammate Jenelle Wilson scored 19 points and was named to the all-championship second team.

NAIA Top 25 No. 1 USF led 37-36 at halftime and outscored the unranked Bobcats 38-32 in the second half.

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