No. 15 Stanford rallies past Washington 60-56
SEATTLE (AP) Amber Orrange and Lili Thompson led the second-half charge Friday night as No. 15 Stanford rallied to beat Washington 60-56
Thompson banked in a 3-pointer with a second left on the shot clock to put the Cardinal (11-4, 3-0 Pac-12) up 60-55 with 25.7 seconds remaining. The Huskies (12-3, 1-2) failed to get a good look from there.
Stanford took its first lead in nearly 10 minutes at 49-48 on Thompson’s jumper with 5:42 left and extended to 55-50 on Bonnie Samuelson’s 3-pointer.
Washington cut the deficit to 55-53 on Jazmine Davis’s 3-pointer with 1:42 left. Orrange and Kelsey Plum traded baskets around the minute mark.
Thompson scored 13 of her 15 and Orrange 12 of her 14 after the break. Samuelson added 12 points and Kaylee Johnson grabbed 13 boards.
Aminah Williams had 12 points and 15 rebounds, Plum scored 16 and Davis finished with 13 points for Washington.