Chiney Ogwumike, Stanford make statement, blow out No. 14 Arizona St.
TEMPE, Ariz. -- Chiney Ogwumike scored 30 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, leading No. 4 Stanford past No. 14 Arizona State 80-56 on Monday night, the Cardinal's 15th consecutive victory against the Sun Devils.
Ogwumike made 13 of 18 shots. She scored 18 in the second half as Stanford (17-1, 6-0 Pac-12) turned the game into a rout against the Sun Devils (14-3, 4-2), who were coming off a win against then-No. 15 California.
Taylor Greenfield scored 14 and Lili Thompson and Karlie Samuelson 11 apiece for Stanford, which won in its 60th consecutive conference road victory.
Katie Hempen scored 13 and Sophie Bruner 12 for the Sun Devils, who shot just 32 percent to the Cardinal's 54 percent.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Kayla McBride scored 22 points to lead five players in double figures and No. 2 Notre Dame erased an early 12-point deficit to beat No. 12 Tennessee 86-70 on Monday night.
Since losing the first 20 games in this series, Notre Dame has beaten Tennessee four consecutive years by an average margin of 17 points.
Michaela Mabrey and Natalie Achonwa each added 15 points for Notre Dame (17-0), which hit 10 of 20 3-pointers. Madison Cable had 12 points and Jewell Loyd added 11.
Meighan Simmons scored 23 points for Tennessee (14-4), which shot 8 of 32 in the second half. Isabelle Harrison had 13 points and 16 rebounds. Ariel Massengale had 14.
TUCSON, Ariz. -- Brittany Boyd and Reshanda Gray did it all for No. 19 California, scoring 24 and 20 respectively, as the Golden Bears beat Arizona 79-64 on Monday.
Gray grabbed 12 rebounds and Boyd pulled down five more, had seven assists and four steals for California (13-4, 5-1 Pac-12). Boyd entered the game ranked second in the nation in steals.
Boyd was just 4 of 14 shooting, but made 15 of her 17 free-throw attempts, while Gray made 7 of 9 field goals for the Golden Bears. Afure Jemerigbe helped to extend Arizona's defense by making 2 of 3 shots from beyond the arc and finished with eight points.
Arizona (4-13, 0-6) got 16 points apiece from LaBrittney Jones, Carissa Crutchfield and Erica Barnes. Crutchfield made three 3-pointers, Jones made all eight of her free throws and Barnes was 8 of 10 from the floor.