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|Oregon St. women advance in 70-60 win over WSU (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 11:56 pm]
Sydney Wiese and Ali Gibson combined for 36 points while making 9 of 15 shots from three-point range as No. 3 seed Oregon State breezed past seventh-seeded Washington State 70-60 on Saturday night, setting up an unlikely Pac-12 Conference championship matchup with No. 5 seed USC. Six-foot-6 sophomore Ruth Hamblin added 11 points and nine rebounds for the Beavers (23-9), who rolled through their first two games of the tournament without trailing for a single second. Washington State (17-16) got 18 points from Tia Presley, who scored 13 after halftime. Teammate Lia Galdeira added 16 points, giving her a Pac-12 tournament record of 75 over Washington State's three games.
Texas pushes past Oklahoma 82-72 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 9:53 pm]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Chassidy Fussell scored 16 points and Nneka Enemkpali added 13 rebounds as third-seeded Texas defeated No. 6 seed Oklahoma 82-72 in the Big 12 quarterfinals on Saturday night.
USC upsets No. 4 Stanford 72-68 in Pac-12 semis (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 9:32 pm]
Cassie Harberts scored 10 straight points for USC in the final three minutes, and the Trojans held on in the closing seconds to upset No. 4 Stanford 72-68 in the Pac-12 tournament semifinals on Saturday night. USC will play for the championship and an automatic NCAA tournament bid on Sunday night against either Oregon State or Washington State. It will be the first time since the tournament's inception in 2002 that Stanford will not play in the championship game and will mark the Trojans' second appearance in the title game. Harberts' scoring run came after Stanford had rallied from a 10-point deficit to take a 60-57 lead with 5:06 remaining.
USF women advance with 72-44 win over Temple (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 8:09 pm]
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Inga Orekhova scored 22 points to help third-seeded South Florida beat six-seed Temple 72-44 on Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament.
No. 10 Duke women edge No. 13 UNC 66-61 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 8:05 pm]
Tricia Liston scored 17 points and Ka'lia Johnson hit the go-ahead free throws with 44.1 seconds left to help No. 10 Duke rally past No. 13 North Carolina 66-61 in Saturday's semifinals of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Duke went made all six of its free throws in the final minute of a tight game, holding off UNC freshman star Diamond DeShields and the sixth-seeded Tar Heels (24-9). After Oderah Chidom hit two more free throws to make it 64-61 with 17.5 seconds left, DeShields launched a 3-pointer for the tie but it rattled out. Chidom got the rebound and was fouled, knocking down two more free throws with 9.2 seconds left to seal Duke's trip to Sunday's championship to face No. 2 Notre Dame.
Bussie leads No. 7 West Virginia past TCU (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 7:21 pm]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Asya Bussie had 18 points and 13 rebounds to help No. 7 West Virginia defeat TCU 67-59 Saturday night in the Big Ten women's tournament quarterfinals.
No. 16 Nebraska crushes No. 19 Michigan St. 86-58 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 6:38 pm]
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (AP) -- Tear'a Laudermill scored 20 points and Rachel Theriot added 18 as third-seeded and No. 16 ranked Nebraska, exploded for a 50-point first half in beating No. 19 Michigan State, the No. 2 seed, 86-58 on Saturday in the Big Ten semifinals.
No. 3 Louisville women cruise to win over Houston (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 5:59 pm]
Shoni Schimmel scored 15 points and Antonita Slaughter added 14 to lead third-ranked Louisville to an easy 88-43 win over Houston on Saturday night in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference. Sara Hammond added 11 points - all in the first 8 minutes - for the Cardinals (29-3). Louisville jumped all over the Cougars, racing out to a 26-4 lead. Schimmel got the Cardinals on the board hitting a 3-pointer, the 99th of the season for the senior which set a new school record.
Seton Hall women move past Providence 88-79 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 5:14 pm]
CHICAGO (AP) -- Ka-Deidre Simmons had 24 points to lead seventh-seeded Seton Hall women past No. 10 seed Providence 88-79 in the opening round of the Big East tournament on Saturday.
No. 2 Irish beat No. 14 NC State 83-48 in ACCs (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 5:09 pm]
Jewell Loyd scored 16 points to help No. 2 Notre Dame beat No. 14 North Carolina State 83-48 in Saturday's Atlantic Coast Conference tournament semifinals. Kayla McBride was among four in double figures with 10 points for the top-seeded Fighting Irish (31-0), who had no trouble putting away the injury-depleted Wolfpack. Notre Dame scored the first 12 points, led by 28 at halftime and by 37 from there to continue their dominating run in their new league. The Fighting Irish, who shot 60 percent in a 26-point win against Florida State in Friday's quarterfinals, shot 52 percent in the first half on the way to their second lopsided win against the fourth-seeded Wolfpack (25-7) in a week.
New Orleans women end season 0-29, tying record (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 4:52 pm]
New Orleans tied the Division I record for futility in a single season Saturday with an 87-56 loss to Sam Houston State. The Privateers fell to 0-29, tying the mark set by Fordham in 2008 and matched by Weber State last season. It was the 33rd consecutive loss for New Orleans, which would need to lose another 25 in a row to tie the all-time losing streak, set by LIU Brooklyn between 1987 and 1989. New Orleans fell behind 13-0 Saturday, trailed by as many as 30 points in the first half and 43 points in the second.
No. 23 Iowa tops Ohio St. 77-73 in Big Ten semis (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 4:33 pm]
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Theairra Taylor scored 21 points and made a go-ahead layup with 1:32 left as fifth-seeded and No. 23-ranked Iowa held on for a 77-73 win over eighth-seeded Ohio State on Saturday in the semifinals of the Big Ten tournament.
No. 9 Baylor women rout Kansas in Big 12 quarters (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 2:57 pm]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Nina Davis scored 20 points to help No. 9 Baylor rout Kansas 81-47 Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament.
Lady Vols hold off Texas A&M, 86-77, in SEC semis (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 2:52 pm]
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) -- Isabelle Harrison had 20 points and 13 rebounds and No. 6 Tennessee held off No. 15 Texas A&M 86-77 on Saturday to earn a spot in the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
Top-ranked UConn women rout Cincinnati 72-42 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 2:11 pm]
American Athletic Conference player of the year Breanna Stewart scored 22 points Saturday to lead top-ranked UConn to a 72-42 rout of eighth-seeded Cincinnati in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament. Bria Hartley added 17 points for the Huskies (32-0), Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis had 12 and Stefanie Dolson had 10 points and nine rebounds. The Huskies, who won their regular-season conference games by an average of 37 points, will play No. 24 Rutgers in the semifinals. Jeanise Randolph had 14 points for Cincinnati, which finishes the season at 13-18.
UT Martin women beat Belmont 78-66 for OVC title (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 1:49 pm]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Jasmine Newsome scored 25 points, and UT Martin beat Belmont 78-66 on Saturday in the Ohio Valley Conference tournament final to clinch the Skyhawks' fourth straight title and NCAA tournament berth.
No. 12 Oklahoma St. tops Iowa St. 67-57 in Big 12 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 12:44 pm]
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) -- Brittney Martin scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as fourth-seeded and 18th-ranked Oklahoma State pulled away late to beat Iowa State 67-57 in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 tournament on Saturday.
No. 12 Kentucky upsets No. 5 South Carolina 68-58 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 12:28 pm]
DULUTH, Ga. (AP) -- Bria Goss scored 14 points and No. 12 Kentucky upset No. 5 South Carolina 68-58 Saturday to advance to the Southeastern Conference tournament championship game.
Copper leads No. 24 Rutgers women over SMU 68-49 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 8, 2014, 12:00 pm]
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) -- Kahleah Copper scored 22 points and Tyler Scaife added 18 to help No. 24 Rutgers rally to beat SMU 68-49 on Saturday in the American Athletic Conference quarterfinals.
Washington State knocks off No. 20 Cal 91-83 (The Associated Press) [Yahoo! Sports: March 7, 2014, 9:31 pm]
Lia Galdeira scored 28 points, Tia Presley added 19 including a huge 3-pointer with 1:21 remaining as the shot clock expired, and Washington State upset No. 20 California 91-83 on Friday night in the Pac-12 tournament quarterfinals. The Cougars used a 15-4 run midway through the second half to take control then held off California's charge in the closing minutes. Washington State (17-15) snapped a five-game losing streak to California, the No. 2 seed in the conference tourney, and improved to 4-5 this year against ranked opponents. The Cougars would likely need to win the conference tournament to reach the NCAAs.