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No. 2 Notre Dame rips Pitt

Jan 18, 2012 - 2:05 AM South Bend, IN (Sports Network) - Devereaux Peters scored 20 points and Natalie Achonwa added 19 points and seven rebounds as No. 2 Notre Dame cruised to a 120-44 win over Pittsburgh on Tuesday.

Kaila Turner netted 14 points and Skylar Diggins had 11 points and nine assists for Notre Dame (18-1, 6-0 Big East), which won its 15th straight game.

Ashlee Anderson had 14 points to lead Pittsburgh (8-11, 0-6), which lost its fifth straight contest.

It was never a challenge for Notre Dame as the Fighting Irish jumped on Pittsburgh early and took a 54-19 lead into the break. Peters poured in 16 of her 20 points in the opening 20 minutes.

The Fighting Irish shot 64.9 percent from the field, nailed 9-of-17 from beyond the arc and outrebounded the Panthers, 40-12.








  • PITTSBURGH: 44
    NOTRE DAME: 120
    Final

    Jan 17 8:38 PM


  • PITTSBURGH: 19
    NOTRE DAME: 54
    Halftime

    Jan 17 7:41 PM


  • PITTSBURGH: 0
    NOTRE DAME: 0
    1st Half - 20:00

    Jan 17 7:02 PM