DePaul stuns No. 2-seeded Duke

DURHAM, N.C. — Megan Rogowski scored 22 points and Megan Podkowa added 18 to help DePaul upset second-seeded Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

Brittany Hrynko added 14 for the seventh-seeded Blue Demons (29-6). They earned their third appearance in the round of 16 by hitting 14 3-pointers and forcing second-seeded Duke into 21 turnovers with their high-pressure defense.

DePaul will play the James Madison-Texas A&M winner on Saturday in the Lincoln Regional semifinals.

BYU 80, Nebraska 76

At Los Angeles, Morgan Bailey tied her career high with 18 points, Jennifer Hamson had 15 points and 14 rebounds, and BYU held on to beat Nebraska, advancing to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA women's tournament for the first time since 2002.

Notre Dame Regional

Notre Dame 84, Arizona State 67

At Toledo, Ohio, Natalie Achonwa had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and top-seeded Notre Dame pulled away in the second half for a victory over ninth-seeded Arizona State.

Baylor 76, California 56

At Waco, Texas, Odyssey Sims scored 27 points in her final home game and Baylor advanced to its sixth consecutive NCAA Sweet 16, taking over in the second half for a victory over California.

Kentucky 64, Syracuse 59

At Lexington, Ky., Bria Goss scored 17 points and third-seeded Kentucky held off No. 6 seed Syracuse.

Oklahoma State 73, Purdue 66

Brittney Martin had 20 points and 20 rebounds to lead Oklahoma State past Purdue and into the Sweet 16.

Stanford Regional

Stanford 63, Florida State 44

At Ames, Iowa, Chiney Ogwumike had 19 points and nine rebounds, and Stanford broke open the game with a 30-2 run spanning the halves in a victory over Florida State in the second round.

Louisville Regional

Tennessee 67, St. John's 51

At Knoxville, Tenn., Cierra Burdick had 21 points and 11 rebounds as Tennessee relied on its smothering defense to pull away from St. John's for a victory in the second round of the NCAA tournament.

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