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College basketball

Purdue women clobber Hoosiers

– Courtney Moses and KK Houser helped No. 22 Purdue bounce back from a home loss to Michigan with an 86-53 victory over Indiana on Friday night.

Moses was 10 of 14 from the field with 24 points while Houser had 22 points and eight assists for the Boilermakers.

Whitney Bays added 16 points and a tied a career high with 14 rebounds.

The Boilermakers (12-5, 2-3 Big Ten) outscored the Hoosiers 50-12 over a 14-minute stretch beginning late in the first half and ending with a 74-37 lead on Dee Dee Williams layup with 11:49 left in the game.

Indiana (14-3, 1-3) went ahead 26-25 on Taylor Agler’s 3-pointer in the first half but struggled to keep pace with 18-of-70 (25.7 percent) shooting from the field. The game originally was scheduled for Jan. 6, but it was postponed due to weather. Since then, both teams have struggled in Big Ten play.

No. 4 STANFORD 96, ARIZONA 52: In Tucson, Ariz., Chiney Ogwumike had 24 points and 12 rebounds, and Karlie Samuelson added 16 points to lead the Cardinal.

Stanford (16-1, 5-0 Pac-12) allowed Arizona to keep it close early in the first half before using a big run to build a 21-point lead. The Cardinal cruised from there, shooting 63 percent while hitting 15 of 32 from 3-point range for their 59th straight Pac-12 road win.

Ogwumike made 12 of 13 shots, Lil Thompson added 12 points and six assists, and Stanford had 28 assists on 40 field goals to win its 23rd straight over the Wildcats (4-12, 0-5).

Kama Griffits led the Wildcats with 12 points.

No. 19 ARIZONA STATE 68, No. 15 CALIFORNIA 59: In Tempe, Ariz., Quinn Dornstauder scored 13 points to lead a balanced Sun Devils offense.

Promise Amukamara added 11 points and Deja Mann had 10 for Arizona State (15-2, 4-1 Pac-12).

The game was tied at 38 with 12:13 left in the second half before Arizona State scored 11 of the next 13 points to take control. Mann had four points during the burst.

Cal cut it to five points with 40 seconds left on Afure Jemerigbe’s layup, but Arizona State hit all six of its free throws down the stretch to seal the victory.

Reshanda Gray had 17 points and 10 rebounds while Jemerigbe added 16 points for Cal (12-4, 4-1).

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