CENTER VALLEY, Pa. - No. 3 Scranton topped no. 8 DeSales 59-48 in a women's basketball battle between two top-ten ranked teams at Billera Hall on Tuesday night. The setback was the first of the season for the Bulldogs. Scranton improved to 6-0.

DeSales led by three at the half, but Scranton began the second half with a 15-1 scoring run to take the lead and hold it from there.

Samantha Shinkus led DeSales with 12 points in the loss.