USC 68, No. 24 Arizona State 49
Jan. 20, 2002
LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Aisha Hollans scored 16 points to lead Southern California to a 68-49 victory over No. 24 Arizona State on Saturday.
Rachel Woodward and Ebony Hoffman added 13 each for USC (10-8, 6-3 Pac 10), which is off to its best start since 1997. Carmen Krause added 10 points and 10 rebounds for the Women of Troy, who outrebounded Arizona State 47-63.
Hoffman, who was ejected from a game at UCLA on Sunday, and Hollans, who violated team rules, each returned from one-game suspensions.
Melody Johnson scored 16 points to lead the Sun Devils (15-5, 6-3), who hit just 19 of 61 shots (31 percent).
The Women of Troy led 28-24 at halftime and used accurate shooting to pull away.