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Bearcats plunder Pirates with press

Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2002

CINCINNATI -- Steve Logan and Field Williams scored 18 points apiece, and the nation's toughest defense added a new twist -- a pesky full-court press -- as No. 4 Cincinnati beat East Carolina 75-48 Tuesday night for its 20th straight win.

No. 10 Kentucky 70, No. 5 Florida 68

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- Tayshaun Prince had 19 points and 10 rebounds as No. 10 Kentucky sent No. 5 Florida to its third straight loss.

Prince broke a 63-all tie with a free throw, and his assist led to Keith Bogans' 3-pointer for a four-point lead with 1:28 to go. Bogans had 14 of his 20 points in the second half.

Boston College 70, No. 15 Miami 65

MIAMI -- Troy Bell scored 25 points, including a go-ahead 3-pointer with 1:47 left, and Boston College beat No. 15 Miami.

The Eagles scored the final nine points and held the Hurricanes to one field goal in the last 9:49.

No. 25 Ohio St. 78, No. 12 Illinois 67

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Brent Darby scored 22 points -- making 16 of 18 free throws and a pivotal jumper with 2 minutes left -- as No. 25 Ohio State defeated No. 12 Illinois.

Women's Top 25

BLACKSBURG, Va. -- Asjha Jones scored 19 points and Diana Taurasi hit 7 of 8 free throws in the final minute Tuesday night as No. 1 Connecticut defeated No. 23 Virginia Tech 59-50.

The Huskies (23-0, 9-0 Big East) scored 11 of the last 13 points after the Hokies (15-5, 6-3) pulled even at 48 with 3:10 left. Virginia Tech lost its third straight game and first at home this season.

No. 4 Oklahoma 66, Oklahoma State 58

STILLWATER, Okla. -- Stacey Dales scored a career-high 29 points, 17 in the second half, helping No. 4 Oklahoma rally past Oklahoma State.

No. 17 Colorado 80, Kansas 41

BOULDER, Colo. -- Britt Hartshorn and Tera Bjorklund combined for 26 points as No. 17 Colorado stretched its winning streak to six.



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