SEATTLE — Butte Central graduate Quinn Peoples hit three 3-pointers and scored nine points in MSU-Billings’ 63-57 loss at Seattle Pacific.
The women’s basketball game was televised on Root Sports as the Great Northwest Athletic Conference game of the week.
Chelsea Banis scored 15 points to lead the Yellowjackets, who fell to 10-5 overall and 3-2 in GNAC play.
Katie Benson scored 18 points to lead Seattle Pacific (9-4, 2-3). MSU-B is back in action Thursday when they play Central Washington in Ellensburg.
Peoples, a junior who helped lead Butte Central to the 2011 Class A state title, is averaging 8.0 points per game. Only two players in the GNAC have made more 3-pointers than Peoples, who has connected on 28 long balls.