Saturday's Top 25 College Women's Basketball Capsules
Games played Jan. 4, 2014
Originally published January 4, 2014 at 6:16 p.m., updated January 4, 2014 at 9:40 p.m.
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 21 points, and top-ranked Connecticut routed Memphis 90-49 on Saturday in the Huskies' first visit to one of their new rivals in the American Athletic Conference.
With the eight-time national champions coming to town, Memphis scheduled the game as part of a doubleheader with the Tigers men's team in the FedExForum, home to the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies. Fans paying for that morning tipoff got to stick around and watch the women play for free.
Breanna Stewart added 17 points for UConn (15-0, 3-0). Bria Hartley had 13, and Stefanie Dolson finished with 12 points and 10 rebounds. Mosqueda-Lewis was 5 of 10 on 3-point attempts and added six rebounds and four assists. Ariel Hearn scored 20 points for Memphis (7-7, 0-2).
NO. 7 LOUISVILLE 64, CINCINNATI 45
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Shoni Schimmel scored 21 points and Louisville beat Cincinnati in Cardinals guard Antonita Slaughter's first game since recovering from a blood clot in her lung.
Slaughter had five points and three rebounds in 16 minutes for Louisville (15-1). She collapsed on the bench against Missouri State on Dec. 3.
Kayla Cook had 14 points for Cincinnati (7-7).
WEST VIRGINIA 71, NO. 11 OKLAHOMA ST. 67
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Bria Holmes scored 21 points and West Virginia closed with a 15-2 run to beat Oklahoma State for its 13th straight victory.
Asya Bussie added 13 points for the Mountaineers (13-1, 2-0 Big 12). LaShawn Jones had 18 points for Oklahoma State (12-1, 1-1).
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