Wahine start slow, finish fast in hoops win over U.C. Davis - Hawaii News Now - KGMB and KHNL

Wahine start slow, finish fast in hoops win over U.C. Davis

Rainbow Wahine guard Destiny King Rainbow Wahine guard Destiny King
HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The Rainbow Wahine basketball team defeated the Mustangs of U.C. Davis on Thursday night, though that news may surprise anyone who only saw the game's opening minutes.

Despite trailing 13-1 just minutes after tip-off, the Wahine held UCD to a combined 16 points in the second and third quarters, helping them recover from the early deficit and earn a 70-50 win over the Mustangs.

Destiny King scored 13 points and grabbed 13 rebounds, both team-high marks, to help lead the Rainbow Wahine. 

With the win, the 'Bows moved into sole possession of second place in the Big West conference.

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