No. 5 NC State Lanes No. 2 Maryland 78-60 in the Bahamas
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) – Elisa Konan scored 20 points, making eight of her shots from the field, to help…
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) – Elisa Konan scored 20 points, making eight of her nine shots from the field, to help North Carolina No. 5 overtake second-ranked Maryland 78-60 Thursday at the Baha Mar Hoops Pink Flamingo. Competition.
Diamond Johnson added 17 points, eight rebounds, five assists and four breaches for Wolfpack.
The match was played at the Baha Mar Resort in the Bahamas in a completely converted ballroom with a low ceiling and raised stage just outside the central area. There were stands behind the two seats for the fans.
NC State (5-1) went straight into the Terrapins, with the 6-foot-5 Cunane dominating the inside and Johnson dominating the outside. Maryland (6-1) trailed 11-9 with 4 minutes remaining in the first quarter before North Carolina State scored 11 of its last 14 points to close out the period and take over the game.
Angel Reis scored a career high of 24 points to lead Maryland.
No. 7 Stanford 69, no. 4 Indiana 66
NASSAU, Bahamas (AP) – Cameron Brink has 21 points, 22 rebounds and five blocks to help Stanford beat Indiana in the Baha Mar Hoops Pink Flamingo Championship.
Brink, who was a hit on the boards, added five assists to the Cardinal (4-1) and made one of two free throws with 6.8 seconds left to make the match on three points.
Indiana (4-1) had one last chance, but Ali Batberg’s hat-trick was off target. She had 19 points to lead Indiana.
No. 9 Arizona 48, Vanderbilt 46
St. THOMAS, US Virgin Islands (AP) – Shayna Billington hit an unbalanced soccer ball at the bell to beat the annoying Arizona Vanderbilt at the Virgin Islands Paradise Jam.
With the game tied at 46, Arizona put the ball in Billington’s hands. She drove off the left wing and dropped her scoop just before the horn sounded, resulting in a celebration under the Wildcats basket.
Sam Thomas scored 13 points and Aria Copeland 11 points for the Wildcats (5-0), who survived a surprise attempt by the Commodores (3-3).
Demi Washington and Ianna Moore had 10 points each for Vanderbilt, who climbed from the drop by as much as 15 points in the middle of the second quarter.
No. 6 Baylor 86, FORDHAM 45
Cancun, Mexico (AFP) – Nalissa Smith had 19 points and 15 rebounds, Jordan Lewis added 15 points with six assists and tied 6th seed Baylor in the second half to defeat Fordham in the Cancun Challenge.
Sarah Andrews and Jamie Asbury each scored 10 points for Baylor (4-1). Smith, who was 8 of 16 from the field, had her fourth straight double of the season. Queen Egbo was zero to 9 from the field but grabbed eight boards.
Kendall Hiremaya scored all 14 of her points in the first half for Fordham (3-2). She left the match with an obvious knee injury just before 8:20 from the left in the fourth.
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