Stanford Romps into Elite Eight, 89-62 Over Missouri State
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Hannah Jump scored 17 points to lead top seed Stanford to an 89-62 romp over No. 5 Missouri State in the women's NCAA Tournament. The Cardinal are back in the Elite Eight for the 21st time. This Sweet 16 rematch from Stanford’s win in 2019 quickly turned into a blowout when the Cardinal led by 23 at halftime. Stanford kept up its postseason barrage of 3-pointers by making 15 against the Lady Bears. Elle Ruffridge scored 18 points to lead Missouri State. Stanford will face second-seeded Louisville for a berth in the Final Four.