The Buchtelite

Solid third period propels women’s hoops to win

Anita Brown (left) playing defense against Winthrop

By Terry Rabbitts,

November 20, 2015

The University of Akron women’s basketball team used a huge third period to send them to a 76-59 victory over the Winthrop Eagles in the first game of the Akron Classic Friday morning at the James A. Rhodes Arena. Akron (1-1) outscored the Eagles 27-9 in the third stanza to break open a close game....