Streaks broken, milestones reached, injuries avoided


#22 Florida edged #12 Texas A&M, 83-81.

Georgia toppled #21 Missouri, 65-50.

More results:

#2 South Carolina ran past #18 Kentucky, 78-68. Gamecock All-American guard Tiffany Mitchell is OK after injuring her back before halftime in a hard fall, and sitting out the last two quarters.

#7 Ohio State routed Wisconsin, 87-61.

#11 Mississippi State whooped LSU, 71-52.

#13 Louisville handled North Carolina, 78-60.

#16 Miami survived Boston College, 67-62.

#23 Tennessee took care of Arkansas, 75-57. It was Lady Vol coach Holly Warlick’s 100th career win as a head coach.

Marshall dropped UTEP, 79-64, ending their 10-game winning streak.

Minnesota downed Rutgers for the first time, 85-72.

Northwestern took down Illinois, 69-59, and snapped a five-game losing streak.

Auburn defeated Vanderbilt, 53-45.

Indiana rallied to beat Iowa, 79-74.

St. Mary’s put away San Diego, 68-60.

All scores.

Team news:

Arizona State is making its way through the toughest part of its schedule.

Player news:

Rutgers senior Rachel Hollivay became the program’s all-time blocks leader tonight.

Kelsey Plum is leading Washington’s resurgence.

Tiffany Mitchell and Khadijah Sessions are savoring their senior moments for South Carolina.

St. John’s junior forward Sandra Udobi teaches basketball and life lessons to Nigerian youth.

Practice has helped Ohio State’s Cait Craft break out of a shooting slump.

WNBA news:

The Sky re-signed Erika de Souza.

The Dream signed free agent Carla Cortijo.

Q&A with Liberty signee Shavonte Zellous.

High school news:

With startling skills, Houston’s Chasity Patterson lowers the boom on opponents.