WELLAND – No. 5 Humber women's basketball cruised to an easy road victory at Niagara on Thursday evening, 105-60. Freshman Kia Watt dropped a game-high 20 points in the win, finishing seven-for-14 from the floor.
The Hawks jumped out to an early lead, opening the game on a 13-0 run.
The story of the night was Teresa Da Silva, who recorded her first bucket in a Humber uniform. Three devastating knee injuries have prevented Da Silva from playing for Humber since Coach Sharma signed her in August, 2017. The Etobicoke native played a career-high 14 minutes, recording two rebounds, two steals, and an assist.
Humber finished with a season-high 56 rebounds and 23 steals, surpassing the century mark for the first time since Jan. 2018.
- All 12 Humber players scored at least one basket in the win.
- Kia Watt's 20-points was a career-high.
- Brittney English finished with 10-plus rebounds for the second time this season.
- Humber improves to 40-10 (.800) all-time against Niagara, including 14 straight victories.
No. 5 Humber basketball (5-0, 1st West) returns to the North Campus Gym for a two-game homestand beginning Nov. 23 against Lambton (5-3, 4th West). Tip-off is set for 7 p.m.