Stanford, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Chiney Ogwumike led the No. 4 Stanford
Cardinal with 21 points and 15 rebounds in a 72-55 victory over the UCLA
Bruins at Maples Pavillion.
Ogwumike had her double-double on 10-of-18 shooting and Lili Thompson added 15
points. Erica McCall scored 12 points with eight boards and Amber Orrange had
eight assists in Stanford's (18-1, 7-0 Pac-12) 17th straight victory over UCLA
Atonye Nyingifa paced UCLA with 18 points and eight rebounds, while Nirra
Fields scored 13 points for the Bruins, who won three of their last four
entering the contest.
Stanford took a 27-19 lead thanks to a nine-point spurt that contained a
triple from Thompson and a layup from Sara James that capped off the run
at 5:30 in the first half.
With under two minutes left in the first half, Madeline Brooks hit a three and
Nyingifa scored on a layup to bring UCLA within one heading into the break.
James hit back-to-back 3's for Stanford early in the second half to break the
tie and give the Cardinal a 45-39 lead. UCLA never got close again.
Stanford's lead swelled to 17 points after Taylor Greenfield's layup made it
70-53 with 1:51 remaining.
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