Women's Hoops Slides Past North Carolina State

Nov. 19, 2000

RALEIGH, N.C. - Kourtney Shreve scored her only four points in thefinal 41 seconds as No. 24 Oregon beat No. 19 North Carolina State 50-47 onSunday in the final of GlaxoWellcome Invitational.

Oregon (2-0), which defeated a higher ranked team for the second day in arow, missed six shots in a row as N.C. State (1-1) went a 17-6 run for a 46-45lead with just over two minutes left.

Shreve drove along the right baseline for the go-ahead basket with 41seconds left, then hit two free throws with 13.4 seconds left after AlyssaFredrick blocked Carisse Moody's shot at the other end. N.C. State missed two3-point attempts in the final 10 seconds.

Angelina Wolvert led Oregon with 22 points and Jamie Craighead added 12.Moody led N.C. State with 17 points, eight rebounds and three steals.

N.C. State shot just 27 percent, but out-rebounded Oregon by 12 and forced24 turnovers.

Oregon turned a 24-21 halftime lead into a 10-point margin early in thesecond half. Wolvert had six points in the 9-2 run.

The Ducks led 40-30 after a Jenny Mowe basket with 10:05 to play, but missedeight of 11 shots and had eight turnovers in 16 possessions as N.C. Statepulled within three.

Oregon beat No. 16 Wisconsin 71-57 Saturday in the second round.

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