(Dallas-AP) -- Janka Gabrielova scored 18 points to lead the University of Hawaii women's basketball team to a 60-53 victory over Southern Methodist today in Dallas.
SMU had a six-point lead at halftime, but the Wahine came on strong in the second half, shooting 52 percent from the floor.
Karena Greeny had 15 points for the Wahine. Kenni Patton led SMU with 15 points. The Wahine improved to 16-5 for the season and 9-and-3 in the Western Athletic Conference. SMU dropped to 9-14 overall and 4-9 in the conference.
The Wahine return home tomorrow. Their next game is against Tulsa on Thursday at Stan Sheriff Center.
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