Women's Basketball Scoreboard: Dec. 26-Jan. 1
Saturday, December 31
No. 4 Stanford 77, UCLA 50
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Once the Ogwumike sisters had done their damage, Stanford still had too much depth for UCLA.
Nnemkadi Ogwumike and Chiney Ogwumike each posted double-doubles for the second straight game to lead the fourth-ranked Cardinal past UCLA 77-50 Saturday, handing the Bruins their 12th consecutive loss against the perennial Pac-12 women's powerhouse.
Colorado 58, Utah 52
SALT LAKE CITY - Colorado rang in the Pac-12 Conference era in style, erasing a double-digit deficit in the final 10 minutes and defeating Utah 58-52 Saturday afternoon at the Huntsman Center.
USC 74, Cal 54
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. - The USC women's basketball team posted its biggest win over California since 2005 with today's 74-54 Pac-12 victory over the visiting Bears.
Arizona State 60, Arizona 45
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - Kimberly Brandon scored 13 points and keyed a decisive second-half run to lead Arizona State past Arizona 60-45 Saturday in the Pac-12 Conference opener for both teams.
Oregon 88, Washington 86
EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Oregon women's basketball team had to depend on made free throws and tough rebounding down the stretch to secure its first Pac-12 win of the 2012 campaign by taking down rival Washington, 88-86, on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena.
Washington State 61, Oregon State 54 (2OT)
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Senior guard Jazmine Perkins notched her third straight double-double to help Washington State University beat Oregon State University 61-54 in double overtime Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday, December 28
Arizona 62, UNLV 58
TUCSON, Ariz. - The University of Arizona Wildcat women's basketball team ended the non-conference portion of the 2011-12 schedule with a 62-58 win against UNLV on Wednesday night at McKale Center. Arizona moves to 11-1 on the season before Pac-12 play starts on Saturday.
Arizona State 47, UTEP 45
TEMPE, Ariz. - Alex Earl hit a late three-pointer and Micaela Pickens blocked a three-point attempt in the waning moments as the Arizona State University women's basketball team held on to defeat the UTEP Miners on Wednesday in Wells Fargo Arena, 47-45.
Utah 82, Utah Valley 51
SALT LAKE CITY - The Utah women's basketball team picked up its third-straight victory against Utah Valley on Wednesday evening in a 82-51 win.