BEAUMONT — The Howard Payne Lady Jackets slipped to 3-7 on the season following Wednesday’s 88-50 loss at Division I Lamar.
HPU led 21-18 after one quarter, but Lamar (3-7) surged ahead 38-30 at halftime and carried a 68-39 lead into the fourth period.
Danyel Bradley led the Lady Jackets with 16 points followed by 11 from Kristin Cunningham, nine from Yessenia Cazares, six from Sarahi Castillo, four from Jessica Galaviz and two each points from Caprica Brooks and Erionna Brown.
JaMeisha Edwards led Lamar with 17 points.
Howard Payne targets its first ASC victory at UT-Dallas at 1 p.m. Saturday.