Utah Valley Community College advanced to the "sweet sixteen" of the National Women's Junior College Athletic Association Tournament with a come-from- behind 98-94 victory over Hiwassee, Tennessee.
The Wolverines trailed by as many as 13 in the first half, but rallied to take the lead at 54-53 with 15 minutes left in the second half. They never trailed again, and built the lead to as many as eight.Tomika Young led the UVCC attack with a triple doulble (14 points, 14 rebounds, 13 assists). Five Wolverines scored in double figures.
Melani Francis had 20 points, Jaime White 19, Julie Trane 18, and Kim Bird 13.
UVCC will take on Central Arizona College at 1:00 PM Mountain Time Wednesday.