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Union tops Lambuth for NAIA title

Updated: March 25, 2009, 12:13 AM ET
Associated Press

JACKSON, Tenn. -- Josephine Owino had 27 points and nine rebounds and was named tournament MVP, leading Union to its fourth NAIA women's basketball national championship with a 73-63 victory over crosstown rival Lambuth on Tuesday night.

Owino, who was named the 2009 national player of the year before the game, played in the semifinals and final with an ankle injury.

"I tried to forget the pain, but it was really hard," said Owino, wearing a walking cast on her right foot following ...

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