Source: Dominic Nolasco, SMU Communications
(Halifax, NS) - Jenny Lewis used her time wisely Wednesday night.
The fourth-year Halifax native had 23 points in 23 minutes for the USports No. 8-ranked Saint Mary's Huskies, as they defeated the Dal Tigers 66-54 in AUS women's basketball action.
Lewis only had two points in the opening frame which saw her Huskies lead 13-11 after ten minutes. She then went to work in the second quarter, scoring 12 points on 3-4 shooting from three-point land.
The Huskies outscored Dal 25-12 in the quarter and led by 15 at half, 38-23.
The second half saw SMU outscore Dal 20-9 after 30 minutes and Dahousie outscoring the Huskies 22-8 in the final frame.
Overall, Lewis went 6-7 from the three-point arc and had three assists for Saint Mary's, who improve to 3-0 (6 points).
Carlie Nugent (Richmond Hill, Ont.) had 11 points in 13 minutes for Saint Mary's while Kennisha-Shanice Luberisse (Montreal, Que.) and Jasmine Cain (Halifax, NS) had eight points each.
The Huskies returns to action Saturday night when Dalhousie hosts the back-end of their home-home series at 6 p.m.