Ducks, Beavers women win big
SATURDAY COLLEGE WOMEN'S BASKETBALL
OREGON 114, Weber State 87
Oregon State 94, Utah State 55
GONZAGA 91, Portland State 52
SAINT MARTIN'S 74, Concordia 65
WARNER PACIFIC 81, Northwest 77
Evergreen State 67, MULTNOMAH 48
• A 44-point third quarter helped 10th-ranked Oregon to its fourth win in a row. The Ducks (7-1) led by as many as 32 points in the fourth quarter of the 27-point win over Weber State (5-2).
Sabrina Ionescu tied a Ducks' single-game record for assists with 14.
The Ducks shot 56.3 percent from the floor, including 17 of 33 from 3-point distance.
Freshman Satou Sabally led Oregon with 22 points. The forward was 8 for 11 including 3 of 5 on 3s.
Ionescu was 7 for 10 from the floor, 4 of 5 on 3s, for 21 points. She also had a team-high seven rebounds.
Lexi Bando scored 19 points, hitting 5 of 11 3s.
Guard Larryn Brooks had 25 points to lead Weber State. The Wildcats matched the Ducks 17 made 3-pointers.
Oregon scored 25 points off of 13 Weber State turnovers.
• At Wailuku, Hawai'i, Oregon State (5-2) overwhelmed Utah State (1-6).
Mikayla Pivec had 20 points on 9-of-12 shooting as four Beavers scored in double figures.
Marie Gulich had 17 points and a team-high nine rebounds. Aleah Goodman, a freshman from La Salle Prep High, had 16 points and made 4 of 6 3-point shots.
A 24-4 second quarter gave Oregon State a 49-18 halftime lead.
OSU outscored Utah State 60-18 in the paint and shot 60 percent from the floor.
• At Spokane, Gonzaga (4-3) handed Portland State (3-5) a 39-point loss.
The Vikings led 16-10 early, but Gonzaga scored the final nine points of the first quarter to start a 21-0 run that gave the Zags command.
Portland State struggled with its shooting, finishing 19 for 61 for a season-low 31.1 percent. In the first half they were 10 for 30 after starting 7 for 10.
Gonzaga was up 47-25 at halftime.
Junior guard Kiana Brown was the exception to Portland State's shooting woes. Brown was 6 for 13 (5 of 7 3-pointers) for a team-high 17 points.
For Gonzaga, Jill Barta scored 30 points, Zykera Rice (20 points and 10 rebounds) and Chandler Smith (10 and 10) had double-doubles for the Zags.