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December 23, 2012

Stanford easily beats Tennessee

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Chiney Ogwumike had 21 points and a career-high 19 rebounds and top-ranked Stanford remained unbeaten with a victory over No. 10 Tennessee on Saturday.

Ogwumike, who entered the game averaging 21.9 points and 12.2 rebounds, also had a career-high five assists for the Cardinal (11-0).

Amber Orrange scored 14 points, Toni Kokenis and Bonnie Samuelson each added 11 points and Joslyn Tinkle had 10 points for the Cardinal, who host No. 2 Connecticut in their next game Dec. 29.

Bashaara Graves had 15 points and 12 rebounds for Tennessee (7-3). Meighan Simmons added 12 points, while Ariel Massengale and Cierra Burdick had 11 points each.

No. 4 Duke 75USC 60

LOS ANGELES — Chelsea Gray led five players in double figures with 18 points and the Blue Devils remained undefeated with a victory over Southern California in the Women of Troy Classic.

Tricia Liston added 14 points, Elizabeth Williams had 13 and Haley Peters 12 for the Blue Devils (10-0), who went 2-0 on their West Coast visit.

They beat Cal State Bakersfield 97-63 Friday night for coach Joanne P. McCallie’s 150th victory at the school in their opening game of the four-team event.

Gray had 10 rebounds, although Duke got beat on the boards, 44-36. Liston had four of the team’s eight 3-pointers.

Cassie Harberts scored 17 points and Kate Oliver had 15 points and 10 rebounds for USC (3-7), which has lost five in a row.

No. 15 OSU 90UTA 54

ARLINGTON, Texas — Brittney Martin earned the first triple-double in Cowgirls history and Toni Young scored 21 points, helping Oklahoma State improve to 9-0 for the third time in school history with a win over Texas-Arlington.

Martin, a freshman, had 10 points, 14 rebounds and 10 assists, along with five steals and two blocks.

Liz Donohoe added 19 points, Tiffany Bias had 14 and Lindsey Keller had 13 for the Cowgirls. Oklahoma State’s 9-0 start is the school’s first since the 1995-96 team won its first 10 games.

Desherra Nwanguma led the Mavericks (2-8) with 15 points and Eboni Watkins had 11.

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