No. 19 Washington Holds Off Montana State, 73- 65
Nov 17, 2001
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Guiliana Mendiola scored 11 of her 22 points inovertime as No. 19 Washington held off Montana State 73-65 on Friday night inthe season opener for both teams.
Washington led 56-46 with 4:42 remaining in regulation on Mendiola's3-pointer, but Montana State closed with a 13-3 run. Jinnifer Jeresek hit two3-pointers during the run, the second at the buzzer to send the game intoovertime.
The score was tied 61 when Washington went on a 7-0 run to take a 68-61 leadon a free throw by Mendiola with 1:17 remaining.
Isabel Stubbs led Montana State with 12 points, Jeresek added 11 and RebeccaAlvidrez had 10 points and eight assists. Jessica Blake had 16 rebounds.