No. 1 Virginia 64, Connecticut 43
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) _ Heidi Burge scored 14 points as all of top-ranked Virginia’s five starters scored in double figures as the Cavaliers cruised to a 64-43 victory over Connecticut on Monday night.
Virginia (23-1) won its 10th in a row by forcing 21 turnovers and limiting Connecticut (18-7) to 35 percent shooting.
The Cavaliers were up 37-21 after a first half in which Connecticut made just nine of 28 field-goal attempts.
Virginia also got 13 points and six steals from Dawn Staley, 11 points apiece from Heather Burge and Tammi Reiss and 10 from Dena Evans.
Megan Pattyson led Connecticut with 16 points. Rebecca Lobo added 15 points and 11 rebounds before fouling out.