Monday's Top 25 Women's College Basketball Capsules
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Kelsey Bolte scored 16 points to help No. 19 Iowa State give coach Bill Fennelly his 500th victory, a 64-46 win over Drake on Monday night.
Anna Prins added 13 points, Lauren Mansfield scored 11 and freshman Hallie Christofferson grabbed 14 rebounds for the Cyclones (2-0), who used a pair of 16-2 runs to break the game open after trailing 14-12.
Kristin Turk’s 14 points led Drake (1-1), which shot 30 percent and missed 22 of 25 shots during a 19-minute stretch spanning halftime.
Fennelly is now 500-202 in 23 seasons, including 334-149 mark in 16 seasons with the Cyclones. He coached at Toledo before moving to Iowa State.
No. 4 Tennessee 103, Chattanooga 43
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Meighan Simmons led four players in double-digit scoring with 26 points and No. 4 Tennessee hit a school-record 15 3-pointers.
The freshman, who was rewarded for her 22-point performance in her first game as a Lady Vol with a starting role against Chattanooga, got things rolling with a 3-pointer 9 seconds into the game. The Lady Vols (2-0) never let up as they hit four more 3s during their opening 19-0 run.
Chattanooga (0-2) didn’t score until 14:22 in the first.
Whitney Hoold led Chattanooga with 22 points.
No. 5 Xavier 85, Michigan 76
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Katie Rutan scored all 22 of her points in the first half for No. 5 Xavier.
Rutan made seven of the Musketeers’ 13 3-pointers as the Wolverines tried to take away 6-foot-6 Ta’Shia Phillips and 6-foot-5 Amber Harris inside. Michigan (1-1) succeeded for a while, but Phillips eventually finished with 18 points and Harris had 16 for the Musketeers (2-0).
No. 6 Duke 75, Southern Cal 50
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Jasmine Thomas scored 14 points to help No. 6 Duke beat Southern California and give coach Joanne P. McCallie her 400th career victory.
Krystal Thomas added 11 points for the Blue Devils (2-0).
Briana Gilbreath scored 12 points for the Trojans (1-1), who shot 31.5 percent from the floor. Ashley Corral added 10 points for USC.
No. 12 Notre Dame 91, Morehead St. 28
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Kayla McBride had 14 points and six rebounds, Natalie Novosel added 13 points and No. 12 Notre Dame routed Morehead State.
The Eagles were held to seven points in the first half on 2 for 20 shooting.
Natalie Achonwa and Kaila Turner each scored 10 points for Notre Dame (2-0).
Chynna Bozeman led with Morehead State (0-2) with 12 points, but she had 10 turnovers.
No. 16 Florida St. 67, Auburn 61
AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Alexa Deluzio scored a career-high 23 points and No. 16 Florida State rallied for a win over Auburn.
The Seminoles (2-0) made six free throws in the final minute to break a 61-all tie after trailing by as many as nine.
Natasha Howard had 14 points and nine rebounds and Cierra Bravard added 12 points and 10 rebounds for Florida State.
The Seminoles committed 29 turnovers but hammered Auburn on the boards, finishing with a 47-29 rebounding advantage.
Auburn (1-1) got a career-high 16 points from Blanche Alverson.
No. 25 Michigan St. 74, Dayton 62
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Kalisha Keane scored 23 points to lead Michigan State.
Keane was 7 for 12 from the field, 3 for 5 from 3-point range and 6 for 7 from the line for the Spartans (2-0).
Cetera Washington had 13 points, while freshman Annalise Pickrel had nine points and blocked two shots when the game was close in the second half.
Brittany Wilson had 16 points and Justine Raterman 13 for Dayton (0-2).