BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Temeka Johnson had 21 points and 12 assists in No. 16 LSU's 76-53 victory over Richmond in the championship of the Classic Thursday night.

Johnson, selected the tournament MVP, was 8-of-9 from the field and 5-of-6 from the line for the Tigers (7-2).

Doneeka Hodges added 18 points and Scholanda Hoston had 14 points for LSU, which used a 13-0 in the second half to pull away.

Kate Flavin led the Spiders (6-2) with 16 points, and Araceli Gil had 15 points on 5-of-11 shooting from 3-point range.