BROWNWOOD, Texas -- Howard Payne used balanced scoring in a 78-50 blowout win against conference opponent Ozarks Monday evening.

The Lady Jackets outrebounded Ozarks 55-35 and got 40 points from their bench compared to just 12 for Ozarks.

HPU improved to 3-1 overall and 1-1 in conference play while Ozarks fell to 3-2 overall and 1-1 in ASC action.

Howard Payne scored 46 second half points to open up an already 32-20 halftime lead. The Lady Jackets held Ozarks to just 29% shooting for the game while shooting 41% themselves.

Brittany Roberson led HPU with 12 points and three steals. Jasmin Thomas followed with 11. Tresta Donahoo came off the bench and scored 10 with four assists and three steals. Roshonda Gayden added nine points and nine rebounds.

Ozarks was led by Sabrina Goddard with a game high 17 points with seven rebounds. April Young added 12 points and Lacey Phillips had five assists.