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Hampton helps California avert upset

Feb 1, 2007 - 7:44 AM BERKELEY, California (Ticker) -- Devanei Hampton scored 14 points to lead a balanced scoring attack as No. 21 California outlasted UC Riverside, 58-51, in a non-conference game.

The Lady Bears (17-5) matched the best start in school history - set in 1984-85 - with their 24th consecutive non-league home win.

Ashley Walker and Natasha Vital added 13 points apiece for California, which got all but two of its points from its starters.

The Bears had a 35-30 edge on the glass as Walker pulled down 10 rebounds and Hampton had eight.

Amber Cox hit three 3-pointers and finished with 13 points for Cal-Riverside (12-9), which pulled within 52-50 with 4 1/2 minutes to play but scored just one point the rest of the way.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    UC RIVERSIDE 25 26 51
    CALIFORNIA (21) 31 27 58 FINAL

    Jan 31 11:45 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    UC RIVERSIDE 25
    CALIFORNIA (21) 31 HALFTIME

    Jan 31 10:45 PM