MUW women's basketball wins USCAA National Championship

The W finished 21-6 this season.

Posted: Mar 9, 2019 8:10 PM
Updated: Mar 9, 2019 8:14 PM

UNIONTOWN, Pa. (WTVA/Owls Communications) – Qiayon Bailey scored a game-high 28 points to lead Mississippi University For Women's basketball team to a 69-46 victory over Maine – Fort Kent in the USCAA National Championship Game on Saturday.

Bailey, a West Point, Miss. native, went 12-for-17 from the floor. She also had seven rebounds and was named the game's MVP.

Senior forward Tenazhia Hinkson pulled off her fifth double-double of the season with 15 points and 12 rebounds while Autumn Taylor rounded out the double-digit scoring effort with 13 points.

The W finished its first basketball season in 15 years with a 21-6 record.

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