Rainbow Wahine basketball takes on 2 Top 20 teams this week

Rainbow Wahine basketball takes on 2 Top 20 teams this week

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Rainbow Wahine Basketball team is set to take on two top-20 teams -- No.19 Texas A&M and No. 10 Oregon -- on Dec. 20 and Dec. 22 respectfully, in the Duel in the Desert this week in Las Vegas, Nev.

Coming off a 65-60 win over the Arizona Wildcats, the Rainbow Wahine are now 6-5 overall on the season. Both the Aggies and the Ducks are 9-2 overall.

The 'Bows take on an Aggies team that is currently on a three game win streak, most recently defeating the USC Trojans 75-74.

After their game with the Aggies, the Rainbow Wahine play No.10 Oregon, the No.3 scoring offense in the NCAA.

Oregon is coming off a convincing 90-46 victory against Ole Miss.

Hawaii takes on Texas A&M on Wednesday, Dec. 20 at 10:00 a.m. HT, followed by a date with the Ducks on Friday, Dec. 22 at 10:00 a.m. HT.

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