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Stanford-Oregon State Postgame Notes
Courtesy: Stanford Athletics  
Release: 01/05/2014

Oregon State (8-6, 0-2 Pac-12) – 30 • 37 = 67
Stanford (13-1, 2-0 Pac-12) – 50 • 39 = 89

Stanford is now 52-6 all-time against Oregon State after Sunday’s 89-67 victory. The Cardinal has now won 28 straight against the Beavers, and is 28-0 all-time at home against Oregon State.

Freshman guard Lili Thompson scored a season-high 19 points and matched season highs with five rebounds, five assists and three 3-point field goals. Her previous top-scoring performance was 14 points against Tennessee on Dec. 21, 2013.

Oregon State shot just 38.3 percent (23-for-60) Sunday. Stanford has now held 13 of its 14 opponents this season to under 40-percent shooting. The only team to crack 40 percent was South Dakota State, which shot 40.4 percent on Nov. 28.

Stanford went 7-for-10 (70.0 percent) on 3-pointers Sunday, and over the five games since returning from its final-exam break (on Dec. 14) has made 51 triples (10.2 per game).

Stanford had 22 assists Sunday, making for the third straight game in which it had passed out at least 20. For the first time this season Stanford had three players with at least five assists apiece (Chiney Ogwumike with six, five apiece from Amber Orrange and Lili Thompson).

Chiney Ogwumike scored 31 points for her sixth 30-point game of the season. In the process, she increased her career scoring total to 2,143, passing Jayne Appel (2,125) for fourth place on the Cardinal’s all-time list. Kate Starbird is third on the list with 2,215 points.

Ogwumike grabbed 13 rebounds Sunday to post her 10th double-double of the season, and increase her Pac-12-leading career rebounding total to 1,284. She also passed out a career-high six assists, besting her previous mark of five, set twice and most recently at Utah on Jan. 6, 2013.


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