WOMENS BASKETBALL: Roebuck gets a win in last regular-season home game

February 14, 2012 at 4:41 pm in Grand Forks Herald

With less than 30 seconds to play in UND’s 79-45 win against Mayville State on Tuesday night, Sioux Gene Roebuck surprised Carly Rothfusz with an order.
“Carly, travel,” Roebuck said. Rothfusz followed his order and traveled. The call was made and the clock stopped, allowing UND senior Charnay Mothershed to come off the floor to an ovation from the 1,580 Sioux fans at the Betty Engelstad Sioux Center. But it also was the last regular-season home game for Roebuck, who will retire at the end of the season after leading UND women’s basketball for 25 years. Continue Reading