Nov. 30, 2008

MILWAUKEE (AP) -Heather Bowman scored 18 points to lead Gonzaga to a 69-62 upset over No. 16 Virginia on Sunday in the WBCA Classic.

Kelly Bowen and Janelle Bekkering added 15 points each for the Bulldogs (7-1), who won two out of three games in the tournament hosted by Marquette University.

The Cavaliers (5-2) were led by Monica Wright with 26 points and Aisha Mohammed with 16.

Virginia led several times in the second half, and Wright's basket put the Cavaliers ahead 46-44. But Bowman scored shortly after to give the Bulldogs the lead for good at 48-46.

Gonzaga led 36-31 at halftime.