Women’s Top 25 Capsules
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Alex Wheatley scored 20 points and No. 16 Princeton beat Dartmouth 70-31 on Friday night to improve to 24-0 overall and 8-0 in the Ivy League.
The Tigers are the lone unbeaten team in women’s basketball. The Kentucky men’s basketball team is the only other undefeated team in Division I college basketball.
Michelle Miller added 12 points, and Annie Tarakchian had 11 points, 14 rebounds and eight assists.
The Big Green dropped to 11-12 overall and 2-7 in the Ivy League.
NO. 7 OREGON STATE 66, COLORADO 44
BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Jamie Weisner had 17 points and 10 rebounds, helping Oregon State beat Colorado to move a step closer to its first Pac-12 title.
Ali Gibson scored nine of her 14 points in the second half as the Beavers pulled away from pesky Colorado (11-15, 4-11) for their first-ever win in Boulder. With the victory, Oregon State matched the school record for most wins in a season. The team also had 24 wins a year ago and during the 1982-83 season.
The Beavers also maintained a two-game cushion in the conference race with three games remaining, including one at home next week against No. 18 Stanford.
Jen Reese scored 19 points for Colorado.
NO. 12 ARIZONA ST. 68, UCLA 56
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Katie Hempen scored 19 points, including the go-ahead basket in a 12-0 run to open the second half, and Arizona State rallied to beat UCLA.
Hempen’s layup gave the Sun Devils their first lead since the opening seconds. She had four points in the spurt that put them ahead for good, 38-33.
The Sun Devils (23-4, 12-3 Pac-12) have won five of their last seven and can clinch a first-round bye in next month’s league tournament this weekend.
Nirra Fields led the Bruins (10-16, 6-8) with 17 points.