Streak­ing Van­der­bilt stuns host Ok­la­homa

Austin American-Statesman - - COLLEGES - The as­so­ci­ated Press

Christina Fog­gie scored 17 points, lead­ing four play­ers in dou­ble fig­ures, to help Van­der­bilt up­set No. 12 Ok­la­homa 76-63 on Sun­day in Norman, Okla.

Aaryn El­len­berg led the Soon­ers with 21 points. Ni­cole Grif­fin had 11 and Mor­gan Hook had 10. Joanna McFar­land had 11 re­bounds for Ok­la­homa (8-2).

The Com­modores (8-3) have won five con­sec­u­tive games.

Tif­fany Clarke had 16 points and eight re­bounds, and Jas­mine Lis­ter added 16 points and nine as­sists for Van­der­bilt. Kady Schrann was 3 of 3 from 3-point range, fin­ish­ing with 11 points.

Van­der­bilt led 37-27 at half­time and never looked back.

Ok­la­homa cut the lead to six, but Van­der­bilt went on an 11-2 run. Van­der­bilt led by 18 at the 9:33 mark. The Soon­ers pulled within nine at the 3:59 mark, but Clarke hit a layup, Fog­gie hit backto-back bas­kets and Lis­ter hit four free throw shots to build the lead back to 18.

No. 6 Ge­or­gia 93, Lip­scomb 42: Guard Jas- mine James and Tiaria Grif­fin each scored 18 points, lead­ing the host Lady Dogs (11-0) over the Bisons (1-7).

Anne Marie Arm­strong added 15 points and Sha­co­bia Bar­bee 13 for Ge­or­gia.

The Lady Dogs took a 14-0 lead and held Lip­scomb with­out a bas­ket for an 11-minute span be­fore and af­ter half­time.

The 11-0 start is the sixth-best in Ge­or­gia’s his­tory.

No. 11 Penn State 60, South Dakota State 50: Nikki Greene scored 15 points and Alex Bent­ley 13 as the host Nit­tany Lions (9-2) pulled away to beat the Jackrab­bits (6-5).

No. 14 UCLA 53, St. John’s 52 (OT): Jas­mine Dixon’s layup with 1.2 sec­onds left in over­time sent the Bru­ins (7-1) past the Red Storm (5-4) in the cham­pi­onship game of the St. John’s Hol­i­day Clas­sic in New York.

No. 15 Pur­due 77, Oak­land 46: Drey Mingo scored 19 points and the vis­it­ing Boil­er­mak­ers (101) shot 56 per­cent from the field in their win over the Golden Griz­zlies (5-5).

No. 16 Ok­la­homa State 83, Ver­mont 30: Tif­fany Bias scored 18 points and the host Cow­girls (8-0) beat the Cata­mounts (3-8).

The Cow­girls fin­ished a six-game run at home in which they won by an av­er­age mar­gin of 46.7 points.

No. 22 Kansas 72, Prairie View 60: An­gel Goodrich scored 19 points and Ta­nia Jack­son had 13 points and 10 re­bounds, lead­ing the host Jay­hawks (9-1) over the Pan­thers (2-5).

The game was tied at 57 with 5:08 left be­fore the Jay­hawks broke away.

No. 19 North Carolina 75, Coastal Carolina 49: An­toinette Ban­nis­ter came off the bench to score 13 points and the vis­it­ing Tar Heels (10-1) de­feated the Chan­ti­cleers (6-3).

Rut­gers 42, No. 21 Mi­ami 34: Monique Oliver scored 13 points and the host Scar­let Knights (7-3) held the Hur­ri­canes (7-2) to their worst shoot­ing per­for­mance of the sea­son (19.1 per­cent).

No. 25 West Vir­ginia 90, Youngstown State 57: Tay­lor Palmer scored 15 points and the host Mon­taineers (7-2) shot more than 64 per­cent in de­feat­ing the Pen­guins (7-30.

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