Rain­bow Wahine fall to Anteaters, 74-67

The Maui News - - SPORTS -

The Univer­sity of Hawaii women’s basketball team com­mit­ted 22 turnovers in los­ing to UC Irvine 74-67 on Thursday night at the Stan Sher­iff Cen­ter in Honolulu.

Lahni Salanoa had 15 points and seven re­bounds to lead the Rain­bow Wahine (7-9), who re­mained win­less in Big West play at 0-3. Makenna Wood­folk added 12 points and eight re­bounds, Sarah Toeaina scored 12 points and Julissa Tago had 10 points for UH.

The Rain­bow Wahine trailed for the ma­jor­ity of the first three quar­ters but took a 55-53 lead on Salanoa’s 3-pointer to open the fourth. Hawaii would lead by as many as five points be­fore the Anteaters ral­lied, ty­ing it at 63 on Del­jah Blank’s jumper with 5:03 left and clos­ing on an 11-4 run.

Mor­gan Green scored 31 points and had five of the Anteaters’ 12 steals. Blanks fin­ished with 20 points.

UH next hosts Long Beach State on Satur­day.

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