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Slocum nets 24 points, No. 10 Beavers beat Arizona 86-64

Jan. 19, 2019 1:15 AM EST

CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) — Oregon State coach Scott Rueck said his team took a step toward becoming a great team. Rueck said the Beavers played a "clean" game, taking care of the basketball, taking good shots and playing defense without sending one of the premier scorers in the nation to the free throw line....

Ionescu scores 31, No. 5 Ducks top No. 19 Sun Devils 77-71

Jan. 19, 2019 12:53 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon coach Kelly Graves knew his team would find out what Baylor, Louisville and Stanford already learned in close calls against Arizona State. Beating the Sun Devils wouldn't come without a measure of discomfort for the Ducks. Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought...

Smith's 27 points carry No. 6 Stanford women past Washington

Jan. 19, 2019 12:23 AM EST

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — There are some games when Stanford finds its groove from the opening tip, methodically handles business, and the key thing coach Tara VanDerveer takes from a victory afterward was the opportunity to rest her regulars and find positives from the small strides. Alanna Smith scored 11...

No. 5 Oregon outlasts No. 19 Arizona State 77-71

Jan. 19, 2019 12:10 AM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Sabrina Ionescu scored 31 points and No. 5 Oregon fought off a late 3-point barrage and outlasted No. 19 Arizona State 77-71 on Friday night. Maite Cazorla added 16 points and Ruthy Hebard had 14 for the Ducks (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12), who won their ninth game in a row. Oregon made its last...

Huff, Moore lead Utah over Colorado 78-59

Jan. 18, 2019 11:06 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Megan Huff scored 17 points, Kiana Moore added 15 and Utah beat Colorado 78-59 on Friday night. Andrea Torres had 14 points and Erika Bean scored 11 for the Utes (16-1, 5-1 Pac-12), who won their fourth in a row since their only setback of the season, a 65-63 loss to then-No. 22...

No. 24 DePaul women hold off St. John's 73-64

Jan. 18, 2019 10:17 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chante Stonewall scored 22 points and No. 24 DePaul used an early fourth-quarter burst to hold off St. John's 73-64 on Friday night. Stonewall, who sank four 3-pointers, scored 16 points in the first half as the Blue Demons (13-5, 4-2 Big East Conference) led 19-10 after one quarter and...

Anigwe has 29 and 23 to lead Cal over Washington State

Jan. 18, 2019 9:02 PM EST

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Kristine Anigwe scored 29 points and grabbed a season-high 23 rebounds to help California beat Washington State 77-63 on Friday. Anigwe, who had her second 20-20 game of the season, has recorded a double-double in all 16 of the Golden Bears' games this season. She averages 22.3...

Hiedeman leads No. 14 Marquette women past Seton Hall, 96-60

Jan. 18, 2019 5:24 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Natisha Hiedeman scored 28 points to lead No. 14 Marquette past Seton Hall 96-60 on Friday. Amani Wilborn added 20 points for the Golden Eagles (15-3, 6-0 Big East). Erika Davenport had 12 points and 10 rebounds. Danielle King had 12 points, eight rebounds and six assists. Marquette scored...

Free tickets, utility bill help offered to idle workers

Jan. 18, 2019 1:55 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Furloughed federal employees in Ohio are being offered free admission to a zoo and Ohio State sporting events along with help on utility bills in Columbus. The Columbus Zoo and Aquarium said furloughed employees can present their federal ID or badge at the ticket booth and receive...

Mississippi State's Bibby out for season with knee injury

Jan. 18, 2019 1:32 PM EST

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Mississippi State forward Chloe Bibby will miss the rest of the season because of a left knee injury. The school announced the extent of the injury on Friday. The 6-foot-1 Bibby fell awkwardly after pivoting during the opening minute of Thursday night's game against South Carolina,...