Here’s Part 1 of our roundup of Friday’s action:
No. 8 seed South Florida Bulls over No. 9 seed Marquette Golden Eagles, 67-65 (OT)
Marquette’s Mackenzie Hare had a 3 that would have provided the Golden Eagles a one-point lead roll around and out at 5 seconds staying in overtime. Marquette wasn’t able to get another shot off prior to time ended.
Hare missed out on a 3 at 8 seconds staying too. Dulcy Fankam Mendjiadeu got the protective rebound off that miss out on, was fouled and made a 1-of-2 totally free tosses to offer South Florida the 67-65 lead. Fankam Mendjiadeu completed with 22 points, 16 rebounds and 2 blocks and broke the USF single-season rebound record in the contest.
Jordan King notched 16 points, 8 rebounds, 3 helps and 5 takes in defeat.
The Bulls shot simply 2-of-18 from range and lost the turnover margin by 7, however were 19-of-23 at the stripe.
No. 10 seed Georgia Lady Bulldogs over No. 7 seed Florida State Seminoles, 66-54
Playing without Ta’Niya Latson, FSU came out and won the very first quarter 18-13. However, the Seminoles couldn’t keep it up, losing the 2nd 22-12 and the 4th 21-14 en path to the 66-54 loss.
Diamond Battles paced Georgia with 21 points. Erin Howard defended 19 points and 9 boards in defeat. The Seminoles shot simply 26.9 percent from the field and were outrebounded 48-38.
No. 6 seed Michigan Wolverines over No. 11 seed UNLV Lady Rebels, 71-59
Emily Kiser (18 points, 2-of-3 from 3, 10 rebounds, 6 helps, 3 takes), Leigha Brown (17 points, 7 helps), Maddie Nolan (18 points, 4-of-6 from 3) and Laila Phelia (8 points, 11 rebounds) all concerned bet the Wolverines, who won the very first quarter 17-9. Essence Booker dropped in 16 indicate accompany 4 helps in defeat.
Michigan tried 10 less 3s however won 3-point effectiveness 40 percent to 28 percent. It tried 9 more totally free tosses and made 7 more. Rebounding entered favor of the Wolverines, 41-31.
No. 7 seed Arizona Wildcats over No. 10 seed West Virginia Mountaineers, 75-62
Arizona scored 28 points in the very first quarter and its star Cate Reese completed with 25 points, 6 rebounds and 3 helps. JJ Quinerly published 19 points, 8 boards and 3 takes in defeat and West Virginia routed by simply 7 at the break, however the Mountaineers weren’t able to take the Wildcats down to the wire.
Arizona won basket portion 46.2 to 31.3, while both groups had a hard time from beyond the arc. The Wildcats won the fight on the glass 49-35. West Virginia lost in spite of turning the ball over simply 7 times.
No. 3 seed Notre Dame Fighting Irish over No. 14 seed Southern Utah Thunderbirds, 82-56
Playing without Olivia Miles, who is out for the rest of the season, the Irish won the very first 27-10, and by the end of the video game got 20 points, 5 helps, 2 takes and 2 blocks from Maddy Westbeld. Lauren Ebo included 14 points, 10 rebounds, 3 assistants and 2 blocks to the winning cause, while Sonia Citron published 14 points, 6 helps and 3 takes and KK Bransford benefited 9 points, 8 boards and 5 assistants.
Megan Jensen handled 11 points and 5 rebounds in defeat.
Notre Dame shot simply 3-of-14 from deep and attempted 8 less totally free tosses, however won rebounds 53-25.
No. 1 seed South Carolina Gamecocks over No. 16 seed Norfolk State Spartans, 72-40
South Carolina controlled the very first and 3rd quarters en path to the blowout triumph. Aliyah Boston just required to score 7 points, as 12 Gamecocks discovered the scoring column and 14 saw the court. Zia Cooke and Laeticia Amihere were the high scorers for South Carolina with 11 each. Boston included a game-high 9 rebounds, while Raven Johnson collected more helps (7) than the whole Norfolk State group (6).
Kierra Wheeler benefited 13 points, 8 boards and 2 takes in defeat.
The Gamecocks held the Spartans to simply 26.2 percent shooting from the field. Their 38.9 percent shooting wasn’t terrific either, however they made 25 totally free tosses and enabled simply 4. South Carolina won on the boards 49-33.
No. 2 seed Maryland Terrapins over No. 15 seed Holy Cross Crusaders, 93-61
Maryland had among the most outstanding very first quarters you can possibly imagine, winning the opening frame 23-4. Twenty-4 required turnovers and a 9-of-19 effort from downtown were crucial to the triumph.
Brinae Alexander was 4-of-7 from 3 with a game-high 18 indicate accompany 6 rebounds. Shyanne Sellers had a remarkable day dispersing the basketball, dispensing 8 helps to accompany 13 points.
Maryland won the 2nd 29-17 to increase 31 at the break prior to winning the 2nd half by simply one.
Simone Forman paced Holy Cross with 13 points.
Iowa wrap-up to come tomorrow early morning from Zachary Draves, who was at the video game reside in Iowa City.