Connecticut dominates Purdue in 91-57 victory
Freshman Breanna Stewart scored 17 points to lead No. 2 Connecticut to a 91-57 rout of No. 14 Purdue on Saturday and the championship of...
ST. THOMAS, Virgin Islands — Freshman Breanna Stewart scored 17 points to lead No. 2 Connecticut to a 91-57 rout of No. 14 Purdue on Saturday and the championship of the Paradise Jam tournament.
Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored 15 for UConn (5-0), before leaving with just over two minutes left after taking what appeared to be an inadvertent elbow to the head.
The Huskies had four players in double figures. Courtney Moses scored 24 for Purdue (5-1).
At No. 11 California 72,
Layshia Clarendon scored 20 points and Gennifer Brandon had 13 points and 13 rebounds to lead California to the Cal Classic title.
Talia Caldwell had 12 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Bears (5-0), who shot 50 percent (27 of 54) from the floor en route to winning their own tournament for the eighth time in the last 10 years.
Sugar Rodgers scored 20 points and Andrea White 15 for the Hoyas (4-2).
No. 13 Oklahoma 100, Oregon 61
Aaryn Ellenberg scored 27 points and Oklahoma raced to a win over Oregon in the Rainbow Wahine Showdown in Honolulu.
Nicole Kornet had 15 points and Morgan Hook scored 12 for the Sooners (4-1). Maddie Manning added 11 points and Portia Durrett had 10 points for Oklahoma, which opened up a 55-35 lead. The Sooners made 17 of 38 three-pointers.
Amanda Delgado scored 16 points to lead the Ducks (0-4) in the first meeting between the teams. Jillian Alleyne grabbed 23 rebounds for Oregon.
North Carolina St. 72,
Arizona State 68
Markeisha Gatling scored 10 of her game-high 16 points in the second half to lead N.C. State past Arizona State at the South Point Thanksgiving Shootout in Las Vegas.
Joy Burke had her first career double-double (12 points, 12 rebounds) to lead ASU (1-3).
At Utah 73, Weber State 47
Michelle Plouffe had 18 points with nine rebounds. Taryn Wicijowski scored 16 while Paige Crozon scored 10 as the Utes (5-0) rolled past Weber State (0-5).
At Colorado 67,
San Diego State 53
Arielle Roberson scored 17 points, Jen Reese had 14 points and nine rebounds and Chucky Jeffery scored 12 as host Colorado (4-0) won the Omni Classic.
Texas Southern 59
Junior Alli Gloyd scored a career-high 19 to lead Arizona (4-2) past Texas Southern (3-3) at the Junkanoo Jam in The Bahamas.