COOS BAY — The Umpqua Community College women's basketball team scored 16 unanswered points down the stretch and defeated Southwestern Oregon 58-52 on Wednesday night in a Northwest Athletic Conference South Region game.

Sophomore guard Fallon Hanson scored 15 of her game-high 25 points in the fourth quarter for the Riverhawks (3-5). Hanson hit six 3-pointers in the contest.

Jalen Robles made a steal and converted a layup to give Umpqua a 53-52 lead.

Rakel Williams scored 15 points and Evy Ethington added 14 for the Lakers (0-3). A boxscore wasn't available at press time.

The two teams are scheduled to play at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in Winchester.

UCC;17;9;13;19;—;58

SWOCC;16;10;15;11;—;52

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