HIGHLIGHTS: Belles erase 16-point deficit to beat Pioneers, 73-61

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SAN ANGELO — Angelo State put on its rally caps in Saturday’s 73-61 win over Texas Woman’s as the Belles overcame a 16-point deficit to win their third straight game.

The Belles (5-2, 2-1) trailed 37-28 after 20 minutes of action, but exploded for 45 points in the second half to seal their ninth straight win against the Pioneers.

Senior forward De’Anira Moore led the way for ASU with a game-high 19 points and a team-high 11 rebounds. Senior guard Catara Samuel also played a huge role in the comeback scoring 15 points.

Angelo State will rake a week off before returning to action on Dec. 19 with a road game against Midwestern State. Tip-off from Wichita Falls set for 5:30 p.m.

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