HIGHLIGHTS: Youngstown State women earn first win of the year by topping Oakland

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Chelsea Olson had 24 while Nneka Obiazor had 22 to lead the Penguins to their first win

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) – The Youngstown State women’s basketball team got their first win of the season Saturday night, topping Oakland 72-57.

Watch the video above for highlights and reaction from the game.

YSU jumped on the Golden Grizzlies early, taking a 19-11 lead after the first quarter.

But Oakland would answer in the second, making it just a one-point game at the half.

The third quarter would be the difference as the Penguins outscored Oakland 24-13 in the third and never looked back.

Chelsea Olson led the Penguins with 24 points while freshman Nneka Obizaor had 22.

YSU moves to 1-3 on the year and will travel to UIC next weekend for a two-game series.

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