• Defense helps No. 4 Lady Vols outlast Albany 63-55

    KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Mercedes Russell scored 12 points Friday as No. 4 Tennessee held off several Albany threats down the stretch, outlasting the Great Danes 63-55 for its 27th straight home victory.

  • No. 6 Maryland women beat Old Dominion 95-49

    ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands (AP) — Brene Moseley matched her career high with 26 points on 10-of-12 shooting to help No. 6 Maryland beat Old Dominion 95-49 on Thursday night in the Paradise Jam.

  • No. 19 Northwestern women beat Eastern Washington 74-70

    CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — Christen Inman scored a career-high 28 points, Nia Coffey added 17 and Ashley Deary scored 13 with 10 steals and seven assists to lead the No. 19 Northwestern women past Eastern Washington 74-70 Thursday at the Lone Star Showcase.

  • No. 24 George Washington women beat Houston 82-78

    CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — Caira Washington had 22 points and 12 rebounds and Jonquel Jones 20 points and 13 boards to lead No. 24 George Washington over Houston 82-78 on Thursday at the Lone Star Showcase.

  • No. 5 Baylor uses balanced offense to rout Cincinnati 72-34

    FREEPORT, Bahamas (AP) — Baylor used its size advantage to overpower Cincinnati.

  • No. 15 Duke women defeat Idaho 74-68 in Cancun Challenge

    CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Azura Stevens scored 22 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead No. 15 Duke over Idaho 74-68 on Thursday at the Cancun Challenge.

  • No. 25 Iowa women defeat Wright State 83-77

    CEDAR PARK, Texas (AP) — Chase Coley scored a career-high 22 points and No. 25 Iowa beat Wright State 83-77 on Thursday at the Lone Star Showcase.

  • Texas center Imani Boyette (34) drives the ball against Hampton forward Kaylah Lupoe (31) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, in Austin, Texas. Texas won 79-52. (AP Photo/Michael Thomas)

    No. 8 Texas has easy time with Hampton, 79-52

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Brianna Taylor is learning how to play under control, and that’s good news for No. 8 Texas.

  • Mississippi State center Teaira McCowan (15) rebounds against Mississippi Valley State's Feleshia Walters (40) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Starkville, Miss., Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. (AP Photo/Jim Lytle)

    No. 8 Mississippi State beats Mississippi Valley 109-37

    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Kayla Nevitt, Teaira McCowan and LaKaris Salter were the team’s three leading scorers during No. 8 Mississippi State’s dominant 109-37 victory over Mississippi Valley on Tuesday night.

  • No. 14 Florida State women trounce North Florida 80-28

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Adut Bulgak scored 19 points with seven rebounds and Shakayla Thomas finished with 14 points, nine boards and four assists to help No. 14 Florida State women beat North Florida 80-28 Tuesday.