Beavers Upset No. 22 Arizona State, 72-64
March 3, 2001
CORVALLIS, Ore. (AP) - Felicia Ragland scored a career-high 32 points asOregon State beat No. 22 Arizona State 72-64 Saturday, extending its winningstreak to five games.
Ragland tied a school record with six 3-pointers and finished with ninerebounds as Oregon State (16-11, 8-9 Pac-10) swept the Arizona schools for thefirst time since 1997. The Beavers defeated Arizona 67-66 Thursday night.
Amanda Levens hit five 3-pointers and matcher her career-high with 28 pointsfor Arizona State (19-9, 11-5). The loss knocked the Sun Devils out of a tiefor first place with Washington.
Oregon State made five 3-pointers in the first five minutes, charging to a21-9 lead. Arizona State closed within 23-19 before Oregon State went on a 10-0run, capped by two 3-pointers from Ragland.
Ragland was 6-of-7 from 3-point range, and the Beavers shot 8-for-12 frombeyond the arc.
Arizona State got within 64-57 with 3:40 to play. Ragland hit a 16-footjumper to push the lead to nine points and Oregon State made four free throwsin the final 30 seconds to seal the win.