Gauchos Hold Off Arizona 75-65
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) - Lindsay Taylor scored 23 points and had eightrebounds in No. 16 UC Santa Barbara' 75-65 victory over No. 21 Arizona onTuesday night.
Taylor also blocked four shots to break the Santa Barbara career record with181.
Mia Fisher added 15 points and Lisa Willett scored 10 points to help SantaBarbara (3-1) extend the nation's second-longest home winning streak to 26games.
Arizona (1-1) went on a 16-4 run to pull to 66-56 with five minutes to go,but got no closer.
Shawntinice Polk had 20 points and 11 rebounds, and Natalie Jones added 13points for Arizona.
Trailing 19-13 with 12 minutes to go in the first half, Santa Barbara wenton a 24-7 run to take a 37-26 halftime lead.