Rachelle Coward scored 30 points to lead the Saint Mary’s Huskies to an 80-64 win over the UPEI Panthers Tuesday at the Thunder Selects holiday classic basketball tournament in Halifax.
Angenay Williams led the Panthers with 31 points and 10 rebounds. Jane McLaughlin chipped in 13 points and Tamara Tompkins nine.
The Panthers shot 30 per cent from the field but went 0-for-9 on three-point attempts. The Huskies went 12-for-31 from downtown.
The Huskies held quarter leads of 29-20, 48-30 and 66-48.
The Panthers play the Acadia Axewomen today at 1 p.m. in their final game of the tournament.