Top-ranked UConn uses big runs to down K-State, 75-58

Kansas State forward Kaylee Page (1) and Connecticut guard Crystal Dangerfield (5) make a play for the ball during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan., Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
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MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) Katie Lou Samuelson hit six 3-pointers and poured in 26 points, Napheesa Collier added 22 and top-ranked Connecticut used a big run in each half to knock off Kansas State 75-58 on Sunday.

Kia Nurse added 13 points for the Huskies (9-0), who ran their winning streak to 84 straight games, six shy of their 90-game stretch from 2008-10. It was also their 27th consecutive road win.

Breanna Lewis had 18 points to lead the Wildcats (9-1), who were off to their best start since 2008.