Women’s basketball roundup: Samuelson scores 19 for No. 1 UConn
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Katie Lou Samuelson scored 19 points and Azura Stevens added 12 to help No. 1 UConn beat University of Central Florida 55-37 on Wednesday night.
It was the lowest scoring effort of the season for the Huskies (23-0, 11-0 American), who came into the game averaging an NCAA best 93.1 points.
Napheesa Collier had 11 points and had 12 rebounds for the Huskies, who led by 17 at the end of the first quarter and were never seriously challenged the rest of the game.
No. 4 LOUISVILLE 65, CLEMSON 46
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Asia Durr scored 15 points to lead Louisville, which survived a sluggish start, to a win over Clemson.
No. 19 DUKE 59, WAKE FOREST 51
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Lexie Brown scored 21 points, six combing in the last 2½ minutes, and Duke turned back Wake Forest in the first game since injured starter Haley Gorecki was lost for the season.
No. 22 OKLAHOMA STATE 71, No. 24 TCU 54
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kaylee Jensen and Loryn Goodwin combined for 46 points and 29 rebounds and Oklahoma State pulled away from TCU.