Morningside ended the first half with an 11-4 run to break a 26-26 tie and eventually cruised to a 77-54 victory over Doane in Crete on Saturday afternoon. The Mustangs took advantage of 31 Tiger turnovers while shooting 50.9 percent from the floor.
Doane was paced by Lindsay Anderson's 17 point effort and five rebounds. Alissa Holland chipped in 12 points. Anderson and Holland each collected a team-high three steals.
Morningside was led by freshman JJ Hall. Hall scored 17 points on 5-of-6 shooting from the floor. Morningside out-rebounded Doane 32-27.
Doane will travel to Hastings College on Wednesday, January 10 to take on the 14th ranked Broncos. Tip-off is set for 6:00 p.m.