Bows down Ducks in debut of Rainbow Wahine Showdown

HONOLULU—The University of Hawai`i women's basketball team (2-3, 0-0 Big West) defeated Oregon, 85-73 on the opening night of the Waikiki Beach Marriott Rainbow Wahine Showdown.

Kamilah Martin recorded her 31st career and second double-double of the season with game-highs of 23 points and 14 rebounds.

Freshman Ashleigh Karaitiana also logged her first career double-double with 11 points and 10 boards while Vicky Tagalicod racked up 17 points in her first significant time on the court this season.
The Rainbow Wahine continue their tournament on Saturday at 12:00 pm against Arkansas, with No. 13 Oklahoma taking on Oregon at 2:00 pm.