Georgia Tech falls to Rutgers in women's basketball

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — April Sykes had 16 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 13 Rutgers to a 59-40 win over Georgia Tech on Friday.

The Scarlet Knights (5-0) held the Yellow Jackets to 21 percent shooting for the game. Rutgers was 52 percent and outrebounded Georgia Tech 44-29.

Tyuanna Marshall scored 12 points for the Yellow Jackets (4-1).

NO. 2 CONNECTICUT 74, FAIRLEIGH DICKINSON 28

In Storrs, Conn., Brianna Banks scored 17 points and Connecticut extended its NCAA-record home winning streak to 87 games with a win in the World Vision Classic.

NO. 3 STANFORD 80,

XAVIER 64

In Cincinnati, Nnemkadi Ogwumike scored a season-high 34 points, leading Stanford.

NO. 4 NOTRE DAME 80, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA 58

In Freeport, Bahamas Skylar Diggins scored 22 points and Natalie Novosel added 17 to help Notre Dame beat Southern California in the Junkanoo Jam.

NO. 5 TEXAS A&M 71,

TEMPLE 59

In Freeport, Bahamas, Adaora Elonu scored a career-high 23 points to lead Texas A&M in the Junkanoo Jam.

NO. 8 MARYLAND 84,
FLORIDA INTERNATIONAL 52

In Miami, Laurin Mincy and Lynetta Kizer scored 15 points each to lead Maryland past Florida International.

NO. 12 OKLAHOMA 76,

LIBERTY 45

In Nashville, Tenn., Morgan Hook and Aaryn Ellenberg scored 22 points apiece to help Oklahoma rout Liberty in Vanderbilt’s Thanksgiving tournament.


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