No. 10 Vanderbilt 105, Towson St. 46
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Angelica Gorsica scored 21 points and Sheri Sam added 18 as No. 10 Vanderbilt dominated Towson State 105-46 Tuesday night.
Vanderbilt raced to a 38-7 lead in the first 15 minutes and led 70-20 early in the second half.
The victory helped Vandy (22-6) recover from a 73-71 overtime loss at Arkansas last Sunday.
Eight Vanderbilt players scored in double figures.
Towson State (12-11) was facing a ranked opponent for only the second time in history. Towson State lost to 11th-ranked Georgia 59-55 in 1991.
Towson State struggled offensively against the much taller Commodores and made just four of 26 shots in the first half (15 percent) in falling behind 54-14.
At one point, Vanderbilt outscored Towson State 23-2 when the visitors went more than five minutes without scoring.
Vanderbilt moved in front 70-20 on a jumper by Lisa Ostrom five minutes into the second half.
Towson State was led by Trinett Tucker, who hit five 3-pointers and finished with 23 points.