SALINA, Kan. - Northeastern A&M's Lady Norse suffered a 52-42 loss to New Mexico Junior College Tuesday in the first round of the NJCAA Division I Women's National Basketball Tournament.

The Lady Norse now play Southwestern Illinois at 4 p.m. Wednesday in an elimination game.

Southwestern Illinois suffered a 75-53 loss to Central Arizona in Tuesday's first game.

Additional details of the game will follow on, where there is a link to a replay of the game on NJCAA-TV (

A story and photos will be in Wednesday's print and e-editions of the Miami News-Record.