GREENSBORO, N.C. – Hardin-Simmons' women's basketball team opened its 2017-18 season with a 56-49 win over Guilford College on Saturday afternoon in Greensboro, N.C.
After the Cowgirls forced a turnover, Taylor Gaffney made a 3-point play with 3:17 to play to make it 54-45 and the Cowgirls held on down the stretch for the win.
HSU had a 24-8 advantage in points off the bench as the Cowgirls played 15 different players in the game.
The Quakers went 24-4 a year ago and went to the NCAA Tournament. HSU will play Meredith College at 11 a.m. on Sunday to conclude the road trip.
--- www.hsuathletics.com ---