Women's Basketball Scoreboard: Feb. 20-26
Sunday, February 26
Washington 60, Washington State 56
SEATTLE, Wash. - It was a game marred at times by technical fouls, a little trash talk and some pushing and shoving. Yet for the 34th time in a row, the Huskies were able to make the key plays down the stretch to squeeze out a victory over their rivals.
Saturday, February 25
UCLA 72, Arizona 58
UCLA (14-13, 9-7) pulled away from Arizona (14-15, 3-14) in the second half of a Pac-12 Conference women's basketball game played in the John Wooden Center on Saturday afternoon and went on to record a 72-58 win on Senior Day in Westwood.
USC 59, Arizona State 53
LOS ANGELES, CALIF. - The USC women's basketball team saw an 11-point lead slip away but regrouped and rallied for a key 59-53 win over visiting Arizona State on Senior Day at the Galen Center today.
#2/2 Stanford 69, Utah 42
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - Tara VanDerveer barely had time to soak up her 700th career victory at Stanford before the longtime Cardinal coach was asked whether she'd be sticking around to make a run at 800.
California 64, Colorado 43
BERKELEY - The California Golden Bears locked up a second place finish in the Pac-12 with a 64-43 victory over the Colorado Buffaloes. Junior guard Layshia Clarendon led the Bears with 15 points.
Oregon State 68, Oregon 53
Eugene, Ore. - Junior Patricia Bright (Phoenix, Ariz.) broke the school record for most blocked shots in a single season to lead the Oregon State women's basketball team (18-9, 9-7 Pac-12) to a 68-53 win over Oregon (14-14, 6-10 Pac-12) in front of a crowd of 3,604 on Saturday afternoon in Matthew Knight Arena.
Thursday, February 23
California 60, Utah 46
BERKELEY, Calif. - The California Golden Bears scored 17 straight points to break open a game that was knotted at the half, holding on for a 60-46 victory over the Utah Utes. Talia Caldwell had a double double with 13 points and 11 rebounds.
No. 2 Stanford 68, Colorado 46
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) - It's not often Tara VanDerveer heads to the home locker room at halftime with Stanford sitting on a slim lead. This time of year, she's fine with a little tournament test.
UCLA 53, Arizona State 38
LOS ANGELES - Junior Markel Walker recorded a double-double with 21 points and 11 rebounds and sophomore Thea Lemberger scored all 11 of her points in the second half, as the Bruins held Arizona State to a season low in points in a 53-38 win on Thursday at the John Wooden Center.
USC 78, Arizona 63
LOS ANGELES - The USC women's basketball team punched up its third straight win in its push toward a winning run to the end of the regular season by registering a 78-62 win over Arizona tonight at the Galen Center.