“This is a disappointing and tough loss for us,” head coach Joan Bonvicini said. “This was a hard one to lose because we played hard, but we need to play smarter. We are at a breaking point in our season right now, and we don’t want to be an average team with a .500 record. We want to be a good team, but in order to be a good team we have to play with heart and we have to play with smarts.”
Morgan Warburton scored 19 points for the Utes, as she shot 3-of-13 from the floor, but 11-of-12 from the free throw line in the second half alone.
The Wildcats ran into foul trouble in the second half, as
Arizona will next host Long Beach State on Tuesday, Dec. 12 at 7 p.m. in McKale Center.