Stanford, CA (Sports Network) - Joslyn Tinkle led all scorers with 21 points
as the top-seeded Stanford Cardinal made easy work of the eighth-seeded
Michigan Wolverines, 73-40, in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at
Tinkle made all five of her 3-point attempts for Stanford (33-2), which will
take on Georgia in the Sweet 16 on Saturday. Chiney Ogwumike tallied 12 points
and 15 rebounds, while Amber Orrange added 11 points and six assists for the
For Michigan (22-11), Jenny Ryan netted 11 points on 5-of-5 from the field,
but no one else scored in double figures on the night.
Stanford got out to a commanding 41-16 lead at halftime after shooting 60
percent from the floor in the opening 20 minutes while holding Michigan to
less than 28 percent shooting.
The Cardinal's lead never dipped below 23 in the second half.
Stanford shot 12-of-25 from 3-point range on the night, while Michigan was
only 3-of-16 from beyond the arc.
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