Rainbow Wahine win on last-second basket

Morgan Mason scored 14 points, the last two on a basket with a second left, as the University of Hawaii women’s basketball team defeated UC Irvine 55-54 on Thursday in Irvine, Calif.

Morgan finished 7-for-10 from the field, and also had eight rebounds.

Destiny King scored 11 points for the Rainbow Wahine (14-10, 8-4 Big West), who won their third straight game. Shawna-Lei Kuehu added 10 points, and Sydney Haydel had 11 rebounds. Molokai High School graduate Kalei Adol-pho had one rebound.

Camille Buckley scored 17 points for the Anteaters (12-13, 7-5). Vanessa Aguilar had 14.

Hawaii is scheduled to play at UC Davis on Saturday.