Women's Top 25 Capsules
The Associated Press
Jan. 09, 2016
HOUSTON (AP) — Breanna Stewart, Moriah Jefferson, Kia Nurse and Gabby Williams each had 13 points and No. 1 UConn easily overcame a slow start for its 50th straight victory, 76-37 over Houston on Friday night.
Jefferson returned after missing a victory over Tulsa on Wednesday night with a hamstring injury to help UConn (13-0, 3-0 American) overpower the Cougars (4-11, 0-4).
Stewart also had six rebounds, and Williams had seven.
Tyler Gilbert had 16 points and eight rebounds for the Cougars (4-11, 0-4). Houston shot 26 percent from the field en route to its fifth straight loss.
NO. 9 STANFORD 72, UTAH 52
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Brittany McPhee and Lili Thompson each scored 16 points and Stanford rebounded from its lowest points total in history to beat Utah.
Karlie Samuelson added 13 points for the Cardinal (12-3, 2-1 Pac-12). They lost to No. 14 Arizona State 49-31 on Monday night. Paige Crozon scored 16 points for Utah.
NO. 11 OREGON STATE 60, OREGON 33
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Ruth Hamblin had 15 points and Oregon State dominated Oregon.
Gabriella Hanson had 11 points and Jamie Weisner 10 for the Beavers (11-3, 2-1 Pac-12). They held the Ducks to 21.5 percent shooting (14 of 65), including 1 of 18 from 3-point range. Jillian Alleyne had 10 points for Oregon (11-3, 0-3).
The teams will play in Eugene on Sunday.
NO. 14 ARIZONA STATE 68, WASHINGTON 61
SEATTLE (AP) — Sophie Brunner had 15 points and nine rebounds and Arizona State beat Washington.
Elisha Davis and Katie Hempen added 13 points each for the Sun Devils (12-3, 3-0 Pac-12). Kelsey Plum had 21 points for the Huskies (11-4, 2-2).
NO. 21 CALIFORNIA 64, COLORADO 35
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Kristine Anigwe had 20 points, 13 rebounds and four assists and California held Colorado to 14 first-half points.
Courtney Range added 10 points and eight rebounds for Cal (10-4, 1-2 Pac-12). Kennedy Leonard had 12 points for the Buffaloes (5-9, 0-3).
NO. 24 DEPAUL 75, GEORGETOWN 53
CHICAGO (AP) — Megan Podkowa had 19 points, eight rebounds, six assists and three blocks for DePaul.
Jessica January, Brooke Schulte and Ashton Millender added 11 points each and Chanise Jenkins 10 for the Blue Demons (12-5, 4-0 Big East). Logan Battle had 13 points for the Hoyas (9-6, 2-3).