Clark drives Iowa past Ohio State

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Caitlin Clark had 28 points, 15 assists and 10 rebounds for her eighth triple-double of her career, and the No. 10 Iowa handed No. 2 Ohio State their first loss of the season 83-72 Monday night .

Monika Czinano added 22 points on 11-of-13 shooting for the Hawkeyes (16-4, 8-1 Big Ten), who won their fifth straight game, three of them away.

Cotie McMahon scored 21 points and Taylor Thierry added 20 for the Buckeyes (19-1, 8-1) who had been 4-0 against ranked opponents.

Ohio State was down 12 points midway through the third quarter and recovered within three points early in the fourth quarter, but the Hawkeyes responded by keeping the Buckeyes scoreless for 2 1/2 minutes to retire.

Clark, a preseason All-American who leads the Big Ten in scoring, extended her conference record for any woman’s or man’s triple-doubles. She went 8 of 19 from the field — including 3 of 10 from 3-point range — and 9 of 10 on free throws.

NO. 4 LSU 89, ALABAMA 51

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Jasmine Carson scored 20 points and Angel Reese had 14 points and 14 rebounds for her 20th straight double-double, the school record to lead LSU No. 4 ahead of Alabama.

The Tigers (20-0, 8-0 SEC) extended the program’s longest winning streak to 20 games. The Crimson Tide (15-5, 4-3) had a three-game winning streak and produced a season-low in points.

Carson made four three-pointers in the first half and fell a point short of her season high. Reese surpassed Sylvia Fowles’ previous school record of 19 consecutive double-doubles set during the 2006-07 season.

Alexis Morris had 17 points, made 3 threes and had seven assists for LSU. LaDazhia Williams had 17 points and 10 rebounds.

Brittany Davis led Alabama with 11 points on 5-of-15 shooting.


STORRS, Conn. – Aaliyah Edwards had 23 points and 10 rebounds and led UConn to their 11th straight win, a loss to DePaul.

Lou Lopez Senechal had 20 points and Dorka Juhasz had 19 for the Huskies (18-2, 11-0 Big East), who went undefeated in conference play. Aubrey Griffin recorded her fourth double-double of the season, scoring 18 points and catching 11 rebounds.

Edwards also featured the one-on-one match between two of the nation’s best post players, who outplayed Aneesah Morrow, who led the Blue Demons with 20 points and 12 rebounds. It was her 17th double-double of the season and eighth in a row.

DePaul (11-10, 4-6) has lost three straight and six of his last seven.

The game was scheduled to be played on January 8 but had to be postponed after injuries left UConn with just six healthy scholarship holders.


ANN ARBOR, Michigan — Mackenzie Holmes had 25 points and 10 rebounds as No. 6 Indiana beat No. 13 Michigan.

Sara Scalia added 19 points, Chloe Moore-McNeil and Sydney Parrish had 12 each, and Yarden Garzon and Grace Berger had 10 points each for the Hoosiers (17-1, 7-1 Big Ten) who won their sixth straight game.

Leigha Brown scored 31 points to lead Michigan (16-4, 6-3). Laila Phelia added 21 points and Emily Kiser had 11 for the Wolverines, whose winning streak ended in three games.

Indiana led by 17 points early in the second half. Michigan went 77-71 in the fourth quarter before the Hoosiers pulled away.