WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - KK Houser scored 17 points and Drey Mingo added 15 points to lead 18th-ranked Purdue women's basketball to an 82-47 victory over USC Upstate in the Boilermakers regular season opener Saturday at Mackey Arena.
Courtney Moses and freshman Taylor Manuel added 12 points each in the Boilermakers' season-opening victory.
Senior forward Sam Ostarello added nine rebounds and five assists for the victorius Boilermakers.
The Boilers led 38-25 at halftime and put the game away during a 21-4 run during the second half.
Purdue travels to Edwardsville, Illinois to take on SIU-Edwardsville on Saturday, November 17.
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