Stanford Stymies Utah, 60-41
Nov. 27, 2009
Stanford, Calif. (AP) - Kayla Pedersen scored 18 points and had 12 rebounds in leading No. 2 Stanford to a 60-41 victory over Utah on Friday.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike had 17 points and Jeanette Pohlen added 11 for the Cardinal (5-0), who won their 31st consecutive home game despite being held to their lowest point total since scoring 58 in a win over Cal in February.
Taryn Wicijowski scored all 15 of her points in the second half to lead the Utes (1-3), who fell to 0-3 on the road. Kalee Whipple added 13 points.
Stanford got going in the second half, shooting 42 percent after a 26-percent effort in the first half. Utah shot nearly 50 percent in the second half on the heels of a 20 percent effort in the first 20 minutes.
Stanford led at halftime 24-11.