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Moore, Montgomery help Connecticut coast

Jan 31, 2008 - 5:03 AM STORRS, Connecticut (Ticker) -- Maya Moore had 23 points and six assists and Renee Montgomery scored 21 as top-ranked Connecticut cruised to a 71-48 victory over South Florida in a Big East Conference mismatch on Wednesday.

The Huskies (20-0, 7-0 Big East) used an 11-0 run - nine from Moore and Montgomery combined - midway through the first half to take a commanding 30-14 lead with 5:30 left before the intermission.

Connecticut held a 20-point advantage at the break and led by at least 16 throughout the second half.

Shantia Grace had 15 points for the Bulls (11-7, 1-6), who shot just 30 percent (17-of-57) for the game.

South Florida has now lost seven of its last eight contests.








  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    SOUTH FLORIDA 22 26 48
    CONNECTICUT (1) 42 29 71 FINAL

    Jan 30 8:54 PM


  • NCAA WOMENS BB
    SOUTH FLORIDA 22
    (1) CONNECTICUT 42 HALFTIME

    Jan 30 7:48 PM