Dec. 1, 1997

Cal Defeats Marshall for second win, 66-59

HONOLULU -Cal's Kristina Behnfeldt had 19 points and eight rebounds to lead the Golden Bears past Marshall, 66-59.

The victory in the Rainbow Wahine Classic leaves Cal with a 2-3 record on the season. Marshall stays winless at 0-5.

The Bears shot .487 from the field in the first half to stake themselves to a comfortable 42-29 lead at halftime. Marshall however outscored Cal 12-8 in the third quarter to trim the lead nine points going into the fourth quarter. Cal's 16 point quarter was enough to hold Marshall off for the seven point victory.

The Golden Bears lace them up again on the road Wednesday at the University of San Francisco.