Kitija Laksa scored 20 points and Laura Ferreira added 17 to lead No. 19 South Florida to a 74-59 win over rival UCF in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
2018 ScheduleAll times ET
- 11/10L 73-64
- 11/13W 58-57
- 11/17W 65-30
- 11/19L 86-69
- 11/22L 71-57
- 11/25W 63-59
- 11/26W 53-43
- 11/30L 58-51
- 12/10W 62-38
- 12/13W 47-32
- 12/17W 62-55
- 12/20L 78-74
- 12/28W 62-54
- 12/30W 76-46
- 1/3W 60-42
- 1/6W 59-53
- 1/91L 80-44
- 1/14L 62-45
- 1/17W 59-51
- 1/20W 58-43
- 1/27W 47-44
- 1/30W 50-38
- 2/3W 61-41
- 2/71L 55-37
- 2/10W 64-57
- 2/1822L 77-68
- 2/21W 63-40
- 2/24W 64-59
- 2/26W 75-54
- 3/4W 77-70
- 3/519L 74-59
- 3/14W 65-60
- 3/18L 80-61
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Kitija Laksa scored 32 points, Maria Jespersen had a double-double and No. 22 South Florida turned back Central Florida 77-68 in overtime on Sunday for a sweep in the War on I-4.
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.
Azura Stevens came off the bench to score 19 points, leading top-ranked UConn to its 100th consecutive regular-season win on Tuesday, 80-44 over UCF.
Gabby Williams and Napheesa Collier each scored 16 points as top-ranked UConn beat UCF 78-56 Sunday in the semifinals of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
Alliya Butts hit four 3-pointers to become Temple's single-season leader for 3s, Feyonda Fitzgerald set a conference assist record, and No. 25 Temple beat Central Florida 66-60 on Monday night.
Aliyah Gregory scored a career-high 34 points and surpassed 1,000 career points, and Central Florida had a 15-point, second-half lead then held off No. 22 South Florida 66-62 on Tuesday night.
Napheesa Collier has 22 points, five rebounds and five assists and Katie Lou Samuelson added 17 points and seven rebounds as the No. 1 UConn Huskies extended their winning streak to 88 games.
Andy Katz ESPN Senior Writer
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