Senior ahead Megan Huff posted 21 factors and 12 rebounds Tuesday evening and Utah rode a second-half surge to a 72-62 ladies’s basketball victory over Alabama on the Huntsman Middle.
Daneesha Provo added 12 factors, Kiana Moore had 11 and Dre’Una Edwards, the Pac-12 freshman of the week, scored 10 for Utah. Dru Gylten recorded 10 factors and 7 assists for the Utes (2-Zero). Alabama (1-1) was led by Jasmine Walker with 18 factors.
Alabama was picked 10th within the 14-team Southeastern Convention preseason ballot, corresponding to Utah’s eighth-place forecast within the Pac-12.
Huff posted 11 factors and 7 rebounds within the first half because the Utes took a 32-29 lead. Utah’s Dre’Una Edwards turned her steal right into a drive for a Three-point play, giving her workforce the lead within the remaining minute and Alabama did not launch a final shot earlier than the buzzer.
Provo’s Three-pointer late within the third quarter gave the Utes a 51-42 lead coming into the ultimate interval.
The Utes will proceed their three-game homestand Friday (7 p.m.) towards Lengthy Seaside State.
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