Wednesday's Top 25 College Women's Basketball Capsules
Games played Nov. 20, 2013
Thursday, November 21, 2013
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Stefanie Dolson recorded the second triple-double in Connecticut history, with a career-high 26 points, 14 rebounds and 11 assists as the top-ranked Huskies ran away from Oregon 114-68 on Wednesday night.
Breanna Stewart had 28 points and eight rebounds and Bria Hartley added 17 points, six rebounds, and six assists for UConn (5-0).
Freshman Chrishae Rowe had 27 for the Ducks (2-2), just over her season average.
The Huskies never trailed. They used a 13-2 run to open up an early 18-point lead and ran away from there.
The only other triple-double in UConn history was recorded by Laura Lishness in 1989.
NO. 10 OKLAHOMA 99, TEXAS-ARLINGTON 46
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Aaryn Ellenberg scored 24 points, freshman Derica Wyatt added 23 — hitting seven 3-pointers— and No. 10 Oklahoma routed Texas-Arlington.
Ellenberg went 4 of 12 from 3-point range for Oklahoma (4-1) and her first 3-pointer of the game was the 300th of her career. But she was upstaged by Wyatt, a freshman who didn't even play in the Sooners' two most recent games, against Gonzaga and Louisville.
Wyatt, who entered the game 1 of 5 this season from behind the arc, didn't miss on five 3-point attempts in the first half as Oklahoma built a 52-19 lead over Texas-Arlington (0-5).
Briana Walker led Texas-Arlington with 13 points while Laila Suleiman and Desherra Nwanguma scored 12 each and Tahlia Pope had six points and 14 rebounds.
NO. 14 PENN STATE 92, BUCKNELL 49
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (AP) — Maggie Lucas scored 17 points to lead five Penn State players in double figures as the Lady Lions overwhelmed Bucknell.
Penn State (3-1) bounced back from a 19-point home loss to top-ranked Connecticut in its last game.
Lucas scored at least 17 points for the fourth consecutive game. Joining Lucas in double figures were Candice Agee with a career-high 16 points, Ariel Edwards and Kaliyah Mitchell 14 apiece and Tori Waldner 10. Alex Harris had 11 rebounds.
The Lions shot 49 percent while holding the Bison (1-3) to 25 percent, scoring 25 points off turnovers.
Audrey Dotson led Bucknell with 13 points and 12 rebounds.
NO. 15 LSU 73, HAMPTON 54
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Theresa Plaisance scored 14 points and grabbed 12 rebounds, and reserves Shanece McKinney and Jasmine Rhodes also scored 14 as No. 15 LSU rolled to a win over Hampton.
The victory avenged a 67-58 upset at Hampton last year for the Lady Tigers (3-1). Hampton (2-1) was limited to 30 percent shooting and only made 7 of 18 free throws.
Nicole Hamilton scored a career-high 27 points for Hampton and Malia Tate-DeFreitas added 19, but the rest of the team combined for just eight points.
NO. 19 SOUTH CAROLINA 68, CLEMSON 43
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Aleighsa Welch had 17 points and 10 rebounds as No. 19 South Carolina handily defeated Clemson.
Leading the Southeastern Conference with an average of 10.8 rebounds per game, Welch scored 11 points in the first half and made three 3-pointers overall. Tiffany Mitchell scored 14 points and had a game-high five assists, and Khadijah Sessions and Elem Ibiam each had 10 for the Gamecocks (5-0).
Chelsea Lindsay led the Tigers (2-2) with 12 points, including two 3-pointers, and Charmaine Tay added 11 points.
NO. 21 MICHIGAN ST. 80, DETROIT 41
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Branndais Agee had 17 points and 11 rebounds, leading No. 21 Michigan State over Detroit.
Klarissa Bell added 16 points and Tori Jankoska 12 for the Spartans (3-1), who beat Detroit (1-4) for the 14th straight time. The Titans have not defeated Michigan State since 1994 when current coach Autumn Rademacher scored 20 as a sophomore.
Elisha Crosby was top scorer for Detroit with 13 points and Senee Shearer added nine.
More like this story
Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.
Please review our Policies and Procedures before registering or commenting