Fresno State Basketball

Bulldogs women’s basketball uses big second-half run to put away Milwaukee

Fresno State’s Bree Delaney, center, eyes the hoop while pressured by the Cal Poly defense in their game at the Save Mart Center on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, Delaney scored a team-high 15 points in a win over Milwaukee.
Fresno State’s Bree Delaney, center, eyes the hoop while pressured by the Cal Poly defense in their game at the Save Mart Center on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. on Tuesday, Nov. 20, Delaney scored a team-high 15 points in a win over Milwaukee. ckohlruss@fresnobee.com

The Fresno State women’s basketball team took control during a blistering second-half run and beat visiting Milwaukee 65-48 Tuesdya night at the Save Mart Center.

Once again, the Bulldogs (2-1) didn’t shoot particularly well, 26 of 68 for a season-low 38.2 percent. But Fresno State did make 10 3-pointers, three by Bree Delaney on the way to a team-leading 15 points.

The Bulldogs led 27-14 before Milwaukee (1-3) rallied, scoring the last 10 points of the first half and then going ahead 32-29 early in the second half.

But from there, Fresno State went on a 21-1 run over about 8 minutes to take control.

The Bulldogs return to the Save Mart Center on Friday night for a game against Texas-Arlington at 5 p.m.

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