Double overtime. Double victories.
The New Mexico Highlands women’s basketball team picked up its second win in as many nights this past Wednesday with a 90-84 double-overtime triumph at University of Alaska-Fairbanks.
The Cowgirls (2-1) then lost 73-39 at 13th nationally ranked Alaska-Anchorage on Friday.
Against UAF, Cimarron native Whitley Coca was a force for NMHU, putting up a team-high 20 points and snagging 12 rebounds.