UCLA Women Ride Big Early Lead to76-60 Win Over Huskies
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michaela Onyenwere scored 10 of her 12 points in the first half when UCLA rolled to a 24-point lead that carried the Bruins to a 76-60 win over Washington on Sunday.
Lindsey Corsaro scored 14 points, Japreece Dean added 13 points and seven assists, Kennedy Burke scored 12 points and Lajahna Drummer added 10 with a game-high seven rebounds as all five Bruins starters scored in double figures. UCLA (13-9, 6-4 Pac-12) shot 57 percent in winning its fourth in a row.
The Bruins shot 76 percent in the first quarter in taking a 30-11 lead which they extended to 43-19 at halftime. The lead reached 28 points early in the third quarter and was 22 entering the final period. The Huskies didn't get closer than 15 in the fourth.
Amber Meldoza scored 23 points for Washington (8-15, 1-10), which has lost seven straight. Darcy Rees and Missy Peterson added 10 points each