No. 22 Arizona State women beat Colorado 73-59
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Kianna Ibis scored 24 points, Courtney Ekmark added 16 and No. 22 Arizona State beat Colorado 73-59 on Sunday for its eighth straight win in the series.
Ibis was 10 of 17 from the field and the rest of Arizona State was 17 of 43 (39.5 percent). Charnea Johnson-Chapman grabbed 12 rebounds as the Sun Devils outrebounded Colorado 40-25 and Robbi Ryan had a career-high eight of the Sun Devils’ 21 assists.
Arizona State (14-6, 5-3 Pac-12), which entered having lost its last three games, had a 14-4 advantage on offensive rebounds in the first half to help build a 33-26 advantage.
Kennedy Leonard, who is 14th in the nation in assists per game at 6.5, led Colorado (11-8, 2-6) with 23 points and six helpers. Zoe Correal added 10 points.
It was a rematch of ASU’s 72-47 win over Colorado in the conference opener on Dec. 29.