Ogwumike leads No. 4 Stanford over Colorado in Pac-12 semis

By The Sports Network
March 10, 2013 - 2:06am
Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike (No. 13) heads to the hole for two of her game-high 25 points, leading No. 4 Stanford in a come-from-behind win over No. 18 Colorado, 61-47, Saturday night in the Pac-12 semifinal in Seattle.  (Photo by Lee Michaelson)

Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike (No. 13) heads to the hole for two of her game-high 25 points, leading No. 4 Stanford in a come-from-behind win over No. 18 Colorado, 61-47, Saturday night in the Pac-12 semifinal in Seattle. (Photo by Lee Michaelson)

Seattle, WA (Sports Network) - Chiney Ogwumike posted 25 points and 19 rebounds to lead No. 4 Stanford to a 61-47 victory over No. 18 Colorado in the semifinals of the Pac-12 Tournament on Saturday at Key Arena. With Sunday's championship game still to go, Ogwumike has already set a new conference tournament record for total rebounds (40) and with 48 points in the last two games is also the cumulative scoring leader for this year's tournament.</p>

Amber Orrange added 13 points for the Cardinal (30-2), who have won 16 straight games and will take on UCLA in Sunday's championship after the Bruins knocked off California earlier on Saturday.

Chucky Jeffery led the Buffaloes (25-6) with 19 points.

Jeffery's 3-pointer with 14:10 left tied the game at 36-36, but Stanford responded with a 13-2 surge to pull away.

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