Lady Wildcats win basketball season opener, 79-46

Daniella Hatcher scored 15 points as Bethune-Cookman downed Edward Waters 79-46 in its

2019-20 season opener Thursday night in Moore Gymnasium.
Tatum Hayes added 14 and Ashlie Howell 10 as the defending Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference
tournament champions scored the first seven points en route to a 25-15 first quarter lead.

Hayes and fellow freshman Morgan Beacham combined for three three-pointers in the second quarter as the Lady Wildcats built their lead to 47-20 and never looked back.
Next up for the Wildcats is Florida International University. The game is set for Tuesday, Nov. 19
in Miami.
B-CU Athletics contributed to this report.