MacArthur led 19-13 after the first quarter, and Sawyer finished the first possession of the second quarter with a 3-pointer from well behind the 3-point line. Dawkins knocked down a 3-pointer, but Austin sank a layup on the opposite end to push the lead to 24-16.
MacArthur outscored McAlester in each of the first three quarters, with the Lady Highlanders giving up just 4 points in the third.
With the win, MacArthur improved to 7-8. McAlester fell to 6-12.
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