No. 17 West Va. Dominates Kansas

Morgantown, W.Va. — Bria Holmes had a career-high 31 points and Taylor Palmer surpassed the 1,000 point-mark on Saturday as No. 17 West Virginia defeated Kansas 84-44.

Holmes reached the 30-point mark on a pair of free throws with 3:34 left and Palmer achieved her career milestone on a 3-pointer with 2:52 left in the first half.

No. 20 Gonzaga 88 Loyola Marymount 51

Spokane, Wash. — Haiden Palmer hit 10 of 15 shots and scored 27 points as Gonzaga won its 12th straight. Since beating the Lions 91-82 in overtime on Jan. 23, the Bulldogs (22-3, 12-1 West Coast) have won by 30, 52, 35, 35 and 37 points.

No. 22 Nebraska 76, No. 24 Mich. St. 56

Lincoln, Neb. — Jordan Hooper scored 18 points and Rachel Theriot had nine with 12 assists as Nebraska rolled past Michigan State.

The Cornhuskers (17-5, 7-3 Big Ten) shot 46.8 percent from the field and outrebounded Michigan State 38-31 (16-8, 8-3).

No. 21 Middle Tenn.65, Rice 54

Murfreesboro, Tenn. — Ebony Rowe scored 12 points and added 12 rebounds as Middle Tennessee (19-4, 8-1 Conference USA) defeated Rice.