03/17/2016 16:13 EDT | Updated 03/18/2017 01:12 EDT

Hendershot had 12 points, 16 rebounds as Saint Mary's edges Alberta at CIS event

FREDERICTON — Elle Hendershot had 12 points and 16 rebounds to lead the Saint Mary's Huskies to a 53-52 win over the Alberta Pandas at the Canadian university women's basketball tournament Thursday.

The third-ranked Huskies outscored Alberta 37-25 in the second half to erase an 11-point half-time deficit.

Maddie Rogers had a game-high 16 points for No. 6 Alberta.


The Canadian Press