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Hermosa scores 21, No. 18 Georgia Tech women top Orange

Jan. 20, 2022 20:54 PM EST

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Nerea Hermosa scored a career-high 21 points, Eylia Love had a double-double and No. 18 Georgia Tech turned back Syracuse 65-55 on Thursday night. Lorela Cubaj had 14 points and Lotta-Maj Lahtinen 11 for the Yellow Jackets (14-4, 5-2 Atlantic Coast...

Mikesell scores career-high 33, Ohio St. women beat Maryland

Jan. 20, 2022 20:50 PM EST

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Taylor Mikesell scored a career-high 33 points, Jacy Sheldon added 24 points with 10 assists and Ohio State beat No. 12 Maryland 95-89 on Thursday night. Mikesell topped her previous high of 32, set against Illinois on Jan. 6, with two free throws in the...

Boston College women rally to edge No. 19 Notre Dame 73-71

Jan. 20, 2022 20:39 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Cameron Swartz scored 28 points, Makayla Dickens added 20 and Boston College erased a 14-point deficit to defeat No. 19 Notre Dame 73-71 on Thursday night. The Fighting Irish, who led by 14 with less than three minutes remaining in the fourth quarter, missed their...

No. 20 North Carolina women beat Virginia 61-52

Jan. 20, 2022 20:32 PM EST

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — Deja Kelly scored 18 points, Kennedy Todd-Williams added 15 and No. 20 North Carolina held Virginia to four points in the second quarter en route to a 61-52 victory on Thursday night. The Tar Heels have won the last four games in the series and 24 of the...

Briggs transferring from Florida to Maryland

Jan. 20, 2022 11:03 AM EST

COLLEGE PARK, Md. (AP) — Florida guard Lavender Briggs is transferring to Maryland. The Terrapins announced the move Wednesday night. The 6-foot-1 Briggs averaged 12.5 points this season at Florida in 14 games. She is currently out for the rest of the season because of a stress...

No. 15 Texas rolls past No. 7 Iowa State, 66-48

Jan. 19, 2022 22:20 PM EST

AMES, Iowa (AP) — DeYona Gaston scored 14 points and No. 15 Texas rolled to a 66-48 victory over shorthanded No. 7 Iowa State on Wednesday night. The Cyclones were missing sisters Aubrey and Ashley Joens due to Big 12 health and safety protocols. Ashley Jones is Iowa State’s...

Egbo, Smith lead No. 15 Baylor women past Cowgirls 67-49

Jan. 19, 2022 22:18 PM EST

WACO, Texas (AP) — Queen Egbo scored 19 points, NaLyssa Smith had a double-double and No. 15 Baylor defeated Oklahoma State 67-49 on Wednesday night. Egbo had 10 points in the first quarter when the Bears took an 18-12 lead and had 17 points by halftime, when Baylor was up 34-26. ...

No. 24 Florida Gulf Coast women win 25th straight road game

Jan. 19, 2022 21:52 PM EST

DELAND, Fla. (AP) — Kerstie Phills scored a season-high 23 points and grabbed nine rebounds to help No. 24 Florida Gulf Coast cruise by Stetson 78-41 on Wednesday night. Florida Gulf Coast (16-1, 5-0 Atlantic Sun Conference) extended the NCAA’s longest road winning streak to 25...

Williams, Robertson lead No. 14 Sooners past W.V. 88-76

Jan. 19, 2022 21:33 PM EST

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (AP) — Madi Williams scored 23 points, Taylor Robertson added 22 and No. 14 Oklahoma broke the game open in the third quarter en route to an 88-76 win over West Virginia on Wednesday night. The Sooners trailed 46-44 at halftime but took the lead for good with a...

Goodchild helps No. 21 Duke women beat Miami 58-49

Jan. 18, 2022 16:37 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miela Goodchild scored seven of her 17 points in the fourth quarter, Shayeann Day-Wilson had 11 points and seven assists, and No. 21 Duke beat Miami 58-49 on Tuesday. Lexi Gordon beat the third-quarter buzzer with a 3-pointer to extend Duke’s lead to...