Hempen Leads No. 18 Arizona State By Washington State 78-64Katie Hempen hit four 3-pointers and all seven of her free throws for a career-high 21 points, leading No. 18 Arizona State to its ninth-straight win as the Sun Devils beat Washington State 78-64 on Monday night. Kelsey Moos and Sophie Brunner each added 15 points and seven rebounds for the Sun Devils and Elisha Davis had 13. Washington State, which had a six-game winning streak snapped, was led by Lia Galdeira with 19 points and Tia Presley with 15. Moos, who hit 7 of 9 shots, and Hempen had 10 each at halftime as the Sun Devils shot 61 percent to lead 43-29 at the half. ASU finished at 53 percent and was 15 of 17 from the foul line. TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - January 6, 2015
Wiese leads No. 11 Oregon State past USC 76-66Sydney Wiese scored 19 points, 13 in the first half, to lead No. 11 Oregon State in a 76-66 win over USC in a Pac-12 match-up Monday night. Wiese got the Beavers out of the gate, scoring a layup 14 seconds into the game and following it with a 3-pointer, all in the first minute of play. She knocked down three 3s as Oregon State took a 38-33 lead. The Beavers outscored USC 38-33 again in the second half Ruth Hamblin had 16 points and Jamie Weisner 15 as the Beavers shot 49.2 percent from the field. The Beavers completed a sweep of Southern California after Saturday's 65-47 win over UCLA. Oregon State returns to Corvallis on Friday for its first home game since Dec. 6, when the Beavers take on rival Oregon. January 6, 2015 LOS ANGELES (AP) - January 6, 2015
Petersen leads Oregon women past UCLA, 62-46
Lexi Petersen scored 19 of her 21 in the second half, and had a career-high nine assists, to lead Oregon to a 62-46 win over UCLA on Monday night. Lexi Bando scored 10 and Jillian Alleyne grabbed 15 rebounds for Oregon, helping first-year coach Kelly Graves get his first Pac-12 win. UCLA took a 24-17 lead into halftime, limiting the Ducks to just 7 of 34 field goals, including 3 of 20 from 3-point range. Amanda Delgado hit a pair of 3's and Bando and Petersen hit one apiece during a 15-3 Oregon run to open the second half to made it 32-27 with 13 minutes to play.