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No. 3 Houston denies Temple 2nd upset; beats Owls 81-65

Feb. 05, 2023 21:34 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kelvin Sampson stepped on Temple's court and saw a rare packed house ready to give Houston as much of a hard time as the Owls did in an unlikely triumph in Texas only two weeks ago. For a moment, Sampson thought about what a scene like this meant for the coach...

Ladine scores 21 as Washington beats No. 2 Stanford 72-67

Feb. 05, 2023 21:24 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Elle Ladine and Washington turned a strong finish into a big victory. Ladine scored 21 points and Dalayah Daniels made two key free throws with 8 seconds left, helping Washington knock off No. 2 Stanford 72-67 on Sunday. Washington (13-9, 5-7 Pac-12)...

Pili scores 30, No. 7 Utah tops Oregon, ties for Pac-12 lead

Feb. 05, 2023 19:39 PM EST

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Alissa Pili scored a season-high 30 points and No. 7 Utah moved into a tie for first place in the Pac-12 Conference with a 100-92 win over Oregon on Sunday. Jenna Johnson added 19 points and Kennady McQueen scored 16 as the Utes (20-2) shot 62.3% from the...

No. 16 Duke tops No. 9 Notre Dame 57-52 for 1st place in ACC

Feb. 05, 2023 19:31 PM EST

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Celeste Taylor scored 14 points and No. 16 Duke came from behind for a 57-52 victory at No. 9 Notre Dame on Sunday to move into first place in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Trailing for most of the game’s first 28 minutes, the Blue Devils (20-3, 10-2 ACC)...

Miller scores 29 as No. 8 Terps rout No. 10 Ohio State 90-54

Feb. 05, 2023 19:25 PM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Diamond Miller and her Maryland teammates took out their frustrations on Ohio State. Miller scored 16 of her 29 points in the third quarter, and the eighth-ranked Terrapins routed the 10th-ranked Buckeyes 90-54 on Sunday in the program's most lopsided win...

Parrish, No. 4 Indiana women turn back Purdue, record crowd

Feb. 05, 2023 17:59 PM EST

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana junior Sydney Parrish felt she had an obligation in her first game against Purdue. “I'm was excited to be part of the rivalry after not being a part my first two years,” said Parrish, a 2020 Indiana Miss Basketball who transferred to join the...

Brown, No. 18 Michigan women beat Michigan St. 77-67

Feb. 05, 2023 17:39 PM EST

EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Leigha Brown scored 19 of her 29 points in the second half and finished two assists shy of a triple-double to lead No. 18 Michigan to a 77-67 win over rival Michigan State on Sunday. Brown scored 10 in the fourth quarter, eight from the foul line, and...

Clark's triple-double leads No. 6 Iowa over Penn State 95-51

Feb. 05, 2023 15:28 PM EST

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Lisa Bluder loves pretty basketball and Iowa’s coach got her fill of highlights on Sunday. The No. 6 Hawkeyes — decked out in pink uniforms with white lettering — transitioned with ease, deftly set each other up for basket after basket and made stop...

Carr, Van Lith lead Louisville women past No. 11 Tar Heels

Feb. 05, 2023 14:38 PM EST

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Chrislyn Carr scored 11 of her 17 points in the third quarter on Sunday to propel Louisville to a 62-55 upset of No. 11 North Carolina, ending the Tar Heels' eight-game winning streak. Hailey Van Lith also had 17 points for the Cardinals (17-8, 8-4 Atlantic...

Mahaney leads No. 18 Saint Mary's past No. 12 Gonzaga in OT

Feb. 05, 2023 01:59 AM EST

MORAGA, Calif. (AP) — The clock counted down, the Saint Mary's players celebrated and the students stayed in their seats. Beating Gonzaga used to be a season-defining event for the Gaels highlighted by court storming fans. After doing it for a second straight season...