A 24-5 run over the final nine minutes of the first half ended all hopes of a University of Colorado at Colorado Springs upset and propelled the Winona State Warriors to a 90-63 victory Saturday evening in the final game of the 2008 Hyatt Place Mountain Lion Classic at the Lions’ Den.
Winona State (5-0) won both of its games in the tournament. Adams State and Newman each went 1-1 and UCCS went 0-2 in the tournament to fall to 0-4 on the season.
Mallory Lowe led the Mountain Lions with 16 points, while Nancy Hoist added 13. Each had nine rebounds. Janean Jubic had a game-high six assists.