No. 18 DePaul Routs Harvard 97-52
CHICAGO (AP) _ Jenna Rubino scored 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting to lead No. 18 DePaul to a 97-52 victory over Harvard in the season opener for both teams Friday night.
Rubino shot 3-for-4 from 3-point range for the Blue Demons, who had five players score in double figures. Ciara Johnson finished with 14 points, Caprice Smith added 11 and Jarietta Benton 10. Khara Smith had 12 points and six rebounds.
DePaul opened the game with a 16-0 run, and Harvard managed only two field goals in the first 14 minutes.
Maureen McCaffery had three 3-points and finished with 11 points. But the Crimson made only six field goals in the first half and faced a 47-18 halftime deficit.
Jessica Holsey added eight points and four rebounds in the loss.