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Westbeld and Marshall each score 15 as No. 18 Notre Dame tops No. 20 Lady Vols in ACC/SEC Challenge.

Nov. 29, 2023 19:33 PM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Maddy Westbeld had 15 points and 11 rebounds, Natalija Marshall added 15 points and nine rebounds, and No. 18 Notre Dame rallied from a 16-point deficit to beat No. 20 Tennessee 74-69 on Wednesday night in the ACC/SEC Challenge. Notre Dame trailed 45-29 with...

Road Trip: No. 1 South Carolina hits the road and hostile arenas for first time this season

Nov. 29, 2023 17:07 PM EST

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is not minimizing the tests ahead for her high-scoring, top-ranked Gamecocks, even though their true road games this season won't be nearly as far as their opener in Paris. South Carolina (5-0) takes on No. 24 North Carolina...

LSU's Angel Reese is back with the No. 7 Tigers after 4-game absence

Nov. 29, 2023 15:38 PM EST

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU star forward Angel Reese, who has missed four games for undisclosed reasons, is rejoining the No. 7 Tigers in advance of their match-up with ninth-ranked Virginia Tech on Thursday night. “She will play tomorrow,” LSU coach Kim Mulkey said Wednesday....

Jones has career day, leads No. 10 Texas to 112-74 victory against Oral Roberts

Nov. 29, 2023 15:08 PM EST

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Taylor Jones had career-bests 27 points and 16 rebounds in 24 minutes and No. 10 Texas defeated Oral Roberts 112-74 on Wednesday to continue its undefeated start to the season. Jones, a 6-foot-4 senior, converted all 11 shots from the field. Freshman Madison...

LSU star forward Angel Reese is rejoining the No. 7 Tigers in advance of their match-up with ninth-ranked Virginia Tech

Nov. 29, 2023 14:06 PM EST
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — LSU star forward Angel Reese is rejoining the No. 7 Tigers in advance of their match-up with ninth-ranked Virginia Tech.

JuJu Watkins scores 30 points for record 4th 30-point game as No. 6 USC routs Cal Poly 85-44

Nov. 29, 2023 00:25 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It's going to take more than a bloody nose to stop JuJu Watkins. “I'm still intact,” the star freshman said, smiling. Watkins scored 30 points for her record-setting fourth 30-point game of the season after getting hit in the nose and No. 6...

Formann scores 22, No. 7 Colorado uses a 38-3 run to pull away from Boston University 85-55

Nov. 28, 2023 23:02 PM EST

BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — Frida Formann s cored 22 points and No. 7 Colorado used a 38-3 run starting late in the third quarter to pull away from Boston University 85-55 on Tuesday night. Trailing 50-47 with 2:27 left in the third, Colorado went on its spurt courtesy of the inside play...

No. 12 Utah women beat NAIA-member Carroll College 100-44 for 20th straight home win

Nov. 28, 2023 15:06 PM EST

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Alissa Pili scored 20 points, Gianna Kneepkens added 19 points and No. 12 Utah beat NAIA-member Carroll College 100-44 on Tuesday for its 20th straight home win. Utah (6-1) reached the 100-point mark for the fifth time this season. The Utes also scored 98...

AP Player of the Week: Aneesah Morrow of LSU averaged 27.3 points and 10 rebounds

Nov. 28, 2023 14:09 PM EST

The Associated Press national player of the week in women's basketball for Week 3 of the season: ANEESAH MORROW, LSU The 6-foot-1 junior forward from Chicago led the Tigers to three wins last week, averaging 27.3 points and 10 rebounds. The transfer from DePaul had 37...

ACC-SEC Challenge and Jimmy V Classic headline busy week for Top 25 teams

Nov. 28, 2023 05:50 AM EST

With Thanksgiving tournaments in the rearview mirror, many Top 25 teams will turn their attentions this week to inter-conference challenges and the annual Jimmy V Classic. The inaugural ACC/SEC women's basketball challenge will be played with marquee games including No. 18 Notre Dame...