No. 5 Stanford takes care of USC

By The Sports Network
February 22, 2014 - 1:03am

Los Angeles, CA ( - Chiney Ogwumike scored 27 points and
added seven rebounds to lead fifth-ranked Stanford to a 64-59 win over USC on

Bonnie Samuelson added 14 points off the bench for the Cardinals (25-2, 14-1 Pac-12).

Ariya Crook scored 24 points for the Trojans (16-11, 9-6), who have lost five of their last seven. Cassie Harberts contributed 12 points and eight rebounds in defeat.

Stanford traded baskets with USC through the first six minutes of the second half before the Cardinal used a 12-0 run to take a 49-43 lead with nine minutes left to play.