The Kansas State women ended their trip to the Bahamas on a good note.
K-State broke a three-game losing streak with a 49-46 victory over Virginia in the Junkanoo Jam in Freeport.
Haley Texada led the way for the Cats with 13 points. She also hauled in seven rebounds.
Texada was in double figures in scoring in each of the Wildcats’ two games in the Junkanoo Jam. She scored 13 points in K-State’s 68-57 loss to SMU on Thursday.
Leticia Romero scored five straight points on Friday as part of a key 9-2 K-State run that put the Wildcats, 3-3, up 47-45 with just under 4 minutes to play.
Romero finished with a career-high 12 rebounds. She had seven points, six assists and four steals.
Sarah Imovbioh led Virginia, 3-4, with 20 points and 15 rebounds.Xavier 64, Kansas 59
Kansas got a team-high 15 points from senior guard CeCe Harper, but the Jayhawks fell to 1-1 in their trip to the Paradise Jam in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands.
Harper also pulled down four rebounds and had four assists. Chelsea Gardner added 12 points, six rebounds and two blocks for the Jayhawks, 4-2 overall.
The Jayhawks face No. 2 Duke today at 2:30 in their final game of the Paradise Jam. Duke is 6-0.