Women's Basketball Scoreboard: Jan. 30 - Feb. 5
Sunday, February 5
Washington 67, USC 61
LOS ANGELES - Toughness has been one of the principles Kevin McGuff has emphasized throughout the season. So no one was happier when the Huskies went out and wrested a W away from USC in the game's closing minutes.
Saturday, February 4
California 67, Arizona State 62
TEMPE, Ariz. - The California Golden Bears had another battle in the desert, with Saturday's 67-62 victory over the Arizona State Sun Devils going down to the wire. Freshman point guard Brittany Boyd had a double double, matching her career-high with 19 points to go with a school-record-tying 10 steals.
Oregon 67, Colorado 62
EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Oregon women's basketball team came from behind to take care of Colorado 67-62 behind 23 second-half points from senior Amanda Johnson on Saturday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena.
Oregon State 62, Utah 49
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Senior Earlysia Marchbanks (Salem, Ore.) scored a career-high 22 points, adding a game-high tying 10 rebounds, to boost the Oregon State women's basketball team to a 62-49 rout of Utah on Saturday afternoon in Gill Coliseum.
No. 4 Stanford 91, Arizona 51
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Joslyn Tinkle had a career-high 22 points and matched her career best with 11 rebounds, leading five starters in double figures in the Cardinal's 17th win in a row.
UCLA 73, Washington State 52
LOS ANGELES - Junior Markel Walker recorded UCLA's first triple-double in eight years with 14 points, 15 rebounds and a career-high 10 assists, as the Bruins won their fourth in a row with a 73-52 victory over Washington State on Saturday at the John Wooden Center. Senior Rebekah Gardner led the team in scoring with 21 points.
Thursday, February 2
#4 Stanford 62, Arizona State 49
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - With a gritty, grinding team hanging around well into the second half, Stanford turned where it always does: to the Ogwumike sisters.
California 78, Arizona 74 (OT)
BERKELEY - After leading by double digits early in the game, the Bears needed to come from behind in the final three minutes to force overtime against the Arizona Wildcats, surviving with a 78-74 victory. Freshman Reshanda Gray, in her second career start, got her second career double double with 22 points and 13 rebounds.
Oregon State 65, Colorado 45
Corvallis, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon State women's basketball team (14-7, 5-5 Pac-12) won the inaugural battle with the Colorado Buffaloes (15-6, 4-6 Pac-12), 65-45, to extend its winning streak to three on Thursday evening in Gill Coliseum in front of 1,159.
Oregon 72, Utah 67
EUGENE, Ore. - The University of Oregon women's basketball team sank seven free throws down the stretch and Amanda Johnson had a double-double in just her second game back from injury to lift the Ducks to a 72-67 win over Pac-12 newcomer University of Utah on Thursday night at Matthew Knight Arena.
UCLA 79, Washington 73 (OT)
LOS ANGELES - UCLA outscored Washington 10-3 over the final 50 seconds of regulation to force overtime and pulled away from the Huskies in the extra session to record a 79-73 victory on Thursday at the John Wooden Center.
USC 67, Washington State 62
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. - The USC women's basketball team warded off a dangerous late comeback push by visiting Washington State to lock in on a 67-62 Pac-12 victory tonight at the Galen Center.
Tuesday, January 31
USC 50, UC Santa Barbara 39
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. - The USC women's basketball team secured a much-needed win tonight with a 50-39 nonconference victory over visiting UC Santa Barbara, snapping a three-game slump to give USC a boost. Cassie Harberts delivered a game-high 17 points and Alexyz Vaioletama hauled in a career-high 15 rebounds to lead the Trojan charge to victory. USC improves to 11-9 overall with the win on the way into two Pac-12 games later this week. UC Santa Barbara moves to 8-12 with tonight's loss.