Stanford took down #11 UCLA, 76-65.
#10 Oregon dismantled Washington State, 89-56.
#17 Oregon State took care of Washington, 75-63.
#20 Cal outpaced USC, 76-64.
FGCU held off South Dakota State, 87-78.
#14 Duke downed Liberty, 68-51. It was the 600th career win for coach Joanne McCallie, and a record for guard Lexie Brown: she is the only active player in the NCAA with over 1,500 points, 500 assists, 200 three-pointers and 250 steals.
#22 Texas A&M rolled past SMU, 79-57. It was coach Gary Blair’s 750th career win.
Arizona State’s thumping of Colorado was coach Charli Turner Thorne’s 450th career win.
College player news:
No word from the NCAA on Te’a Cooper’s transfer waiver request, so she’ll miss the SEC opener against Texas A&M Sunday.
College coach news:
Tulane coach Lisa Stockton says women’s basketball scholarships should be cut from 15 to 13 per team.
On a comeback of its own, the WNBA is a great fit for Mandalay Bay.
Team-by-team resolutions for the New Year.