Some big performances today:
UC Riverside’s 90-80 overtime defeat of Santa Clara was notable also for Brittany Crain‘s career-high 37 points for the Highlanders.
Just ten months after tearing her ACL, Washington State’s Tia Presley put up a career-high 29 points to guide the Cougars over Old Miss, 79-65.
Bashaara Graves and Isabelle Harrison each pulled down career-high 18 rebounds in #4 Tennessee’s upending of Georgia Tech, 87-76. Kaela Davis lead the Yellowjackets with 28 points.
Sacramento State beat Oregon, 97-85. But that didn’t stop Duck freshman Crishae Rowe from putting up a career-high 28 points, along with 13 rebounds.
Bria Hartley tied her career high of 28 points in leading #1 UConn over #13 Penn State, 71-52.
Freshman Allisha Gray lead #12 North Carolina over UCLA with a career-high 30 points. The final score was 78-68.
#3 Stanford routed UC Davis, 66-48. Cardinal senior Chiney Ogwumike had 28 points and 15 rebounds – not a career-high, but damned good, as usual. Her consistency is what makes her lethal.
Marquette handed Vanderbilt their first loss, 82-77, despite a 30-point performance from Christina Foggie.
Adrianne Thomas grabbed a career-high 19 points for Arizona State in their upending of Texas Tech, 85-77.
More game results from today:
#24 Georgia held off Ohio State, 53-49.
Purdue squeaked by Toledo, 81-79.
A buzzer-beating layup by Christa Evans lifted Rutgers over LaSalle, 59-57.
Iowa is 4-0 after a 78-40 thrashing of Stony Brook.
Wisconsin continues their hot start with a 71-51 pounding of Northern Illinois.
After two overtimes, Long Beach State overcame San Francisco, 85-82.
Today’s full scoreboard.
Michigan State’s Annalise Pickrel is playing with an edge.
It’s too early to define the Oregon Ducks.