DePaul 86, No. 11 Louisville 80

Anna Martin scored 22 points and DePaul held on to beat No. 11

Louisville 86-80 Saturday in the Big East opener for both

schools.

Brittany Hrynko had 21 points and seven assists for the Blue

Demons (12-3), who have won six in a row.

Louisville (12-3), which had won its previous three games,

trailed 80-70 before Shoni Schimmel hit two 3-pointers. Monique

Reid’s layup drew the Cardinals within 80-78, but they came no

closer. Martin made a layup and Hrynko hit four free throws for

DePaul.

Jasmine Penny had 15 points on 6-of-6 shooting and Katherine

Harry grabbed 13 rebounds for the Blue Demons.

Reid led the Cardinals with 25 points. Schimmel scored 19,

Antonita Slaughter scored 14 points and Bria Smith had 11 points

and nine rebounds for Louisville.