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No. 6 Indiana holds off Auburn in Las Vegas Invitational

Nov. 26, 2022 01:26 AM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mackenzie Holmes had a perfect shooting night Friday and scored 18 of her 26 points in the second half to lead No. 6 Indiana to a 96-81 victory over Auburn in the Las Vegas Invitational. Holmes, who also had 12 rebounds, made all 10 of her field goal attempts and...

Clark leads No. 9 Iowa in 73-59 win over Oregon State

Nov. 25, 2022 23:13 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Caitlin Clark had 28 points, nine rebounds and eight assists to power No. 9 Iowa to a 73-59 win over Oregon State in the semifinal round of the Phil Knight Legacy tournament on Friday night. Monika Czinano added 17 points and McKenna Warnock contributed 12 to...

No. 3 UConn women rout Duke 78-50

Nov. 25, 2022 22:28 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Lou Lopez-Senechal scored 23 points and No. 3 UConn routed Duke 78-50 in the semifinal round of the Phil Knight Legacy tournament on Friday. Aaliyah Edwards added 15 points and 11 rebounds and Azzi Fudd scored 14 points to help the Huskies (4-0) remain...

Horston, Jackson lead No. 23 Tennessee women past Colorado

Nov. 25, 2022 22:02 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Jordan Horston scored 23 points, Rickea Jackson added 20, and No. 23 Tennessee defeated Colorado 69-51 on Friday night. Horston added eight rebounds, four assists and four steals for the Lady Vols (3-4). Jackson had six rebounds and four steals. No other...

Gilbert, Connor lead No. 15 Arizona women past Cal Baptist

Nov. 25, 2022 21:56 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Freshman Kailyn Gilbert scored a career-high 25 points on 9-of-13 shooting, Madison Connor hit five 3-pointers and finished with a career-best 22 points and No. 15 Arizona beat Cal Baptist 83-61 Friday night at the San Diego Thanksgiving Tournament. Jade Loville...

Gregory's 35 points lead Kansas State women past NAU 93-80

Nov. 25, 2022 20:45 PM EST

ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands (AP) — Gabby Gregory scored a career-high 35 points, 20 of them in the second half, and No. 25 Kansas State defeated stubborn Northern Arizona 93-80 on Friday night at the Paradise Jam. Gregory, who scored 12 points in the fourth quarter, hit a 3-pointer...

No. 2 Stanford pushes pace in 2nd half for 93-69 win vs FGCU

Nov. 25, 2022 19:40 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — Haley Jones had 24 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 2 Stanford pull away from Florida Gulf Coast 93-69 on Friday in the first round of the Rainbow Wahine Showdown. The Cardinal (6-1) got back in the win column five days after losing to top-ranked South Carolina....

No. 20 UCLA women turn back Jackson State 72-60

Nov. 25, 2022 19:37 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charisma Osborne scored 20 points and freshman Londynn Jones added a season high 16 as No. 20 UCLA held off Jackson State 72-60 on Friday. Coming off a Battle 4 Atlantis championship and ahead of a Tuesday trip to No. 1 South Carolina, the Bruins (7-0) had a hard...

No. 22 Michigan women roll past Air Force 68-48

Nov. 25, 2022 19:24 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Emily Kiser scored 20 points, Leigha Brown added 13 and No. 22 Michigan defeated Air Force 68-48 on Friday in the first round of the Gulf Coast Showcase. A 9-0 run overcame an early Falcons lead and the Wolverines (5-0) led 15-10 after the first quarter. Kiser...

Siegrist has 29, No. 23 Villanova women beat Belmont 83-80

Nov. 25, 2022 16:09 PM EST

ESTERO, Fla. (AP) — Maddy Siegrist scored 29 points and No. 23 Villanova pulled out an 83-80 win over Belmont in the Gulf Coast Showcase on Friday after blowing a 21-point lead in the second half. The Wildcats (5-0), who survived to play No. 21 Baylor on Saturday, were ahead 66-45...