Friday's Top 25 College Women's Basketball Capsules
Games played Feb. 8, 2013
Saturday, February 9, 2013
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Chiney Ogwumike had 18 points and 12 rebounds for her seventh straight double-double, leading No. 4 Stanford past Arizona 73-43 on Friday night.
Joslyn Tinkle added 15 points for the Cardinal (21-2, 10-1 in the Pac-12), who won their seventh straight. Mikaela Ruef scored 11 points and had 10 rebounds for her first career double-double.
Alli Gloyd scored 13 points to lead the Wildcats (11-11, 3-8 Pac-12), who lost their sixth straight and eight of 10 overall since opening the season 9-3.
No. 5 DUKE 62, VIRGINIA 41
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Haley Peters scored 16 points and No. 5 Duke used a 21-5 run spanning the halves to overcome a slow start and win its 20th consecutive game against Virginia.
The burst turned a 22-13 deficit into a 34-27 lead for Duke (21-1, 11-0 Atlantic Coast Conference). After Virginia closed within four at 34-30, Duke scored nine of the next 11 points and cruised to victory.
Elizabeth Williams scored 14 of her 18 points after halftime, and Chelsea Gray finished with 14 for the Blue Devils.
Ataira Franklin led Virginia (14-8, 6-5) with 15 points. The Cavaliers have not beaten the Blue Devils since a 61-49 victory on Jan. 30, 2000.
No. 6 CALIFORNIA 66, ARIZONA STATE 53
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Layshia Clarendon scored 18 points, Gennifer Brandon added 10 points and 15 rebounds and No. 6 California beat Arizona State.
Talia Caldwell scored 14 points, while Brittany Boyd had 11 points, seven rebounds and five assists to help the Golden Bears (20-2, 10-1 Pac-12) extend their season-high winning streak to eight games. They remained tied for first place in the conference with No. 4 Stanford.
Joy Burke had 16 points and five rebounds for Arizona State (11-12, 3-8), which has lost four straight and six of seven.
No. 7 MARYLAND 73, WAKE FOREST 63
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Tianna Hawkins and Alyssa Thomas each scored 23 points and No. 7 Maryland held on to beat pesky Wake Forest.
Malina Howard added 12 to help the Terrapins (19-3, 10-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) sweat out their ninth straight win. They shot 54 percent, built a 20-point lead and then blew nearly all of it during a dizzying series of mistakes before regrouping just in time to preserve a huge matchup Monday night at No. 5 Duke.
Chelsea Douglas scored 17 points for the Demon Deacons (10-13, 3-8), who were denied their biggest victory in 20 years and lost their fifth straight.
No. 17 UCLA 65, WASHINGTON 61
SEATTLE (AP) — Alyssia Brewer had 20 points and 12 rebounds and No. 17 UCLA defeated Washington for its fifth win in a row.
Atonye Nyingifa added 15 points and Thea Lemberger had 12 points and 12 rebounds for the Bruins (18-4, 9-2), now alone in third place in the Pac-12 behind No. 4 Stanford and No. 6 California. Lemberger made four free throws in the final 32 seconds to help seal the win.
Talia Walton led the Huskies (16-6, 8-3) with 18 points. Washington's six-game winning streak ended.
No. 21 COLORADO 61, OREGON STATE 47
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Chucky Jeffery had 22 points and 11 rebounds to lead 21st-ranked Colorado past Oregon State.
Jen Reese added 10 points for the Buffaloes (17-5, 6-5), who matched their season total for Pac-12 wins from last year, their first in the conference. Colorado has not allowed an opponent to score 70 points this season. The Buffaloes never trailed in the game, but their biggest lead was 15 points.
Jamie Weisner scored 22 points on 7-of-13 shooting for Oregon State (9-14, 3-9), which has lost five in a row.