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No. 18 Arizona women school-record 16th consecutive game

Dec. 12, 2019 10:40 PM EST

TUSCON, Ariz. (AP) — Cate Reese scored 12 of her career-high 23 points in the first quarter, Aari McDonald had a double-double, and No. 18 Arizona beat Tennessee State 77-42 on Thursday night to win its school-record 10th consecutive game to open a season. The Wildcats have won a program-record 16...

Carter scores 25, No. 11 Texas A&M women beat TCU 70-68

Dec. 11, 2019 11:57 PM EST

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — Chennedy Carter scored seven of her 25 points in the final 1:16, including the go-ahead basket with three seconds to go, and No. 11 Texas A&M beat TCU 80-78 on Wednesday night. Carter was 12-of-22 shooting and added five rebounds, six assists and three steals. N’Dea...

No. 12 Indiana women win 4th straight, top Butler 64-53

Dec. 11, 2019 11:07 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Ali Patberg scored 14 points and the No. 12 Indiana women held off Butler to win their fourth straight, 64-53 on Wednesday night. The Hoosiers moved up two spots in this week’s Associated Press poll. It is the program’s highest ever ranking. Indiana’s lone loss was...

Iowa beats Iowa St. 75-69 for 4th straight win over Cyclones

Dec. 11, 2019 11:02 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Seniors Kathleen Doyle, Makenzie Meyer and Amanda Ollinger made certain that they’d leave Iowa without ever losing to the rival Cyclones. Doyle scored 21 points, Monika Czinano had 20 and the Hawkeyes beat Iowa State 75-69 on Wednesday, their fourth straight victory over the rival...

Roper's 30 points help No. 14 Kentucky women beat Winthrop

Dec. 11, 2019 10:37 PM EST

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Jaida Roper scored 15 of her career-high 30 points in the first quarter and No. 14 Kentucky beat Winthrop 91-36 on Wednesday night. Roper, whose previous career best was 15 points, made 12 of 13 from the field, including 3 of 4 from 3-point range. Blair Green had a career-high 13...

No. 16 DePaul women hit 16 3s, beat Notre Dame 105-94

Dec. 11, 2019 9:47 PM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Sonya Morris scored 29 points and hit a career-best five of DePaul's 16 3-pointers and the No. 16 Blue Demons pulled away late in their 105-94 win over Notre Dame on Wednesday night. DePaul (8-1) has won six games in a row overall and snapped its 11-game skid against the Irish. Deja...

Tolefree scores 20, hits six 3-pointers for No. 21 Arkansas

Dec. 11, 2019 9:41 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Alexis Tolefree had 20 points, A’tyanna Gaulden and Erynn Barnum scored 14 each, and No. 21 Arkansas ran away from Tulsa 91-41 on Wednesday night. Tolefree remained hot from 3-point distance, making 6 of 10. She has made 13 of 22 3-pointers over the last three games....

Davis helps No. 23 Lady Vols trounce Colorado State 79-41

Dec. 11, 2019 9:09 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Rennia Davis had 23 points and 11 rebounds as No. 23 Tennessee bounced back from its first loss of the season with a 79-41 blowout of cold-shooting Colorado State on Wednesday. Tennessee (8-1) was playing three nights after falling 66-60 to Texas as part of the Big 12/SEC Challenge....

Stanford on top, UConn up to No. 2 in AP women's Top25

Dec. 9, 2019 1:06 PM EST

Connecticut jumped to No. 2 behind Stanford in The Associated Press women's Top 25 rankings released Monday after another week filled with upsets. The Cardinal garnered 27 of the 30 first-place votes Monday from the national media panel. UConn jumped up two spots, seven points in front of No. 3 Oregon, after...

Texas women hand Lady Vols first loss, 66-60

Dec. 8, 2019 10:26 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Lashann Higgs and Sugg Sutton scored 19 points apiece and Texas handed No. 17 Tennessee its first loss of the season 66-60 on Sunday in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. Higgs' basket with 8:56 to play started an 8-0 run capped by a pair of Sutton buckets that had the Longhorns on top for...