LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN, Ga. – The Huntingdon women's basketball team won its fourth straight game and picked up its sixth win in seven games this season with a 75-58 win over Covenant College on Saturday.
The win was the fifth in the last six meetings with the Scots and helped Huntingdon improve to 2-0 in the USA South Athletic Conference.
Huntingdon took the lead late in the first quarter on back-to-back baskets by Kiser and Duncan and led for the remainder of the game. Huntingdon used a 19-4 run during the second and third quarters to take control of the game.
Leading 26-23 with a little less than 6:30 to play in the second quarter, Huntingdon closed the first half with a 10-4 run and carried a 36-27 lead into the half. The Lady Hawks scored the first nine points of the second half, with Hudson hitting a 3-pointer to make it 45-27 less than three minutes into the third quarter.
Huntingdon led by 19 points, 56-37, at the end of the third quarter and built its biggest lead of the game, 59-37, on a Kiser 3-pointer in the first minute of the fourth quarter.
Records: Huntingdon (6-1, 2-0 USA South); Covenant (1-5, 0-2 USA South)
Coming Up: Huntingdon returns to action on Dec. 8 with its first home game of the season. The Lady Hawks host Berea at 2 p.m. in Roland Arena.