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Rainbow Wahine edge San Diego in overtime


    Hawaii forwards Lahni Salanoa and Makenna Woodfolk celebrated their win in overtime over San Diego.

Senior guard Sarah Toeaina scored 20 points, including the game-winning free throws with 3.6 seconds left in overtime, as Hawaii defeated previously unbeaten San Diego 64-63, for the championship of the Bank of Hawaii Classic women’s basketball tournament tonight at the Stan Sheriff Center.

Sophomore forward Makenna Woodfolk added a career-high 20 points and a game-high 10 rebounds for the Rainbow Wahine (3-1). Toeaina was named the Most Outstanding Player of the two-day event.

Senior guard Aubrey Ward-El and freshman forward Myah Pace each had 16 points for the Toreros (3-1).

USD appeared to take a 57-55 lead with 5.7 seconds left in regulation but the basket was waved off after officials determined the shot clock had expired.

In the defacto third-place game, Northern Arizona picked up its first win of the season when rallying past Boise State 62-60. The Lumberjacks (1-3) outscored the Broncos (1-2) 23-7 in the fourth quarter, with Olivia Lucero’s layup with 1 second remaining capping NAU’s comeback.

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