Rainbow Wahine beat Kent State, 63-60
Leilani Galdones scored 15 points to help the Rainbow Wahine basketball team edge Kent State, 63-60, in the final game of the Waikďkď Beach Marriott Showdown at the Stan Sheriff Center tonight.
Breanna Arbuckle, and reserves Mai Ayabe and Allie Patterson added 10 points each for Hawai‘i (6-7), which beat Kent State on the second night of the two-game series before a crowd of 600.
Keisha Kanekoa’s jumper with 3.3 seconds left helped Hawai‘i beat Kent State, 54-53, on Tuesday night.
Jamila Humes had 17 points, Jena Stutzman had 14 and Taisja Jones added 11 for Kent State (6-5).
Humes’ putback with 5.1 seconds left cut it to 62-60. Kanekoa made 1 of 2 free throws with 4.2 seconds left and Stutzman’s 3-point attempt in front of her team’s bench missed everything as time expired.