TYLER - After opening the season with a win, the UT Tyler women's basketball team hit a tough stretch, losing their next 2 games. With conference play starting this weekend, the Patriots needed to get back on track in a hurry.

And that's exactly what they did on Wednesday night as they played Centenary.

The Patriots jumped out to a huge lead. They were up 26-7 after 1 quarter and had stretched that to 46-19 at the half. When it was all said and done, UT Tyler snapped their losing streak with a huge 97-47 win.

Alex Kochner led the Patriots with 20 points and Demi Cumby added another 16 in the win.