Arizona trailed by as many as 16 early in the second half, but put together a 13-3 run over 4:24 and trailed 60-54 with 8:12 left to play in the game. The Huskies responded with a 21-8 run of their own to pull away down the stretch.
“I thought first of all that we played much harder tonight,” head coach Joan Bonvicini said. “We needed to play a lot harder, and we did that tonight. The biggest thing is to get our confidence back. Even though we lost, we are getting back on track.”
The Wildcats finished the game shooting 33.3 percent (20-60) from the field, with a 4-of-18 mark (22.2 percent) mark from three point range, while shooting a season-high 84.6 percent (22-26) from the free throw line.
Senior guard Cameo Hicks finished with 18 points, three rebounds, and six assists for
UW ran out to a 57-41 lead at the 12:38 mark in the second half, but