Suki Wiggs poured in 35 points for the Seawolves, the 13th-most points in Shootout history.

Beth Bragg
Four players scored in double figures to lead the UNC Asheville Bulldogs to victory.Stephan Wiebe
GCI Great Alaska Shootout coaches have seen first-hand the effects of several new rules this season in college basketball. Stephan Wiebe
Toledo's Nathan Booth filled the stat sheet and a couple of guys from Loyola Chicago made their moms proud during first-round men's basketball action at the Great Alaska Shootout.Beth Bragg
Jacob Kirk and Denali Strabel set the pace for a field of more than 1,600 runners in Thursday's Turkey Trot 5-kilometer race downtown.Alaska Dispatch News
A 19-5 run in the second half helped Loyola Chicago pull away from San Diego 67-57.Beth Bragg
Rockets center Nathan Boothe racked up a triple-double in the men's GCI Great Alaska Shootout opener.Stephan Wiebe
Every possession was a battle, nearly every shot was contested and the winner could be better described as a survivor in the rugged game that decided the women's champion of the GCI Great Alaska Shootout.Beth Bragg
It was George Mason's first appearance in the Great Alaska Shootout.Stephan Wiebe

UAA lost a close game to Middle Tennessee 75-72 and UNC Asheville defeated Drexel in first-round games of the 2015 GCI Great Alaska Shootout on Thursday.

Bob Hallinen