Awobajo pro­pels Hawks

Hartford Courant - - Sports - Staff re­port

Grad­u­ate stu­dent Ella Awobajo led the way with18 points and 10 re­bounds as the Hartford women’s bas­ket­ball team de­feated Mor­gan State 80-59 in an open­ing-round game of the pre­sea­son women’s NIT on Fri­day night at West Hart- ford.

The 1-1 Hawks led by four at the end of the first quar­ter, and an 8-2 run to start the sec­ond put Hartford up by 10 with 5:22 left in the half.

Led by Awobajo, the Hawks broke the game open in the third, outscor­ing the Lady Bears 23-14.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from USA

© PressReader. All rights reserved.