EUGENE, Ore. -- The University of Oregon women’s basketball team defeated Corban University, 105-66, Wednesday night at Matthew Knight Arena in Eugene.
Senior Laura Stanulis recorded a triple-double in the win with 15 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists. Stanulis, who had 18 assists in UO’s first exhibition, also contributed five steals in Wednesday’s victory.
Sophomore Lexi Petersen led the Ducks in scoring for the second consecutive game, hitting 9-of-17 from the field for 23 points.
Four other Oregon players scored in double-figures. Junior Danielle Love contributed 15 points and eight rebounds. Sophomore Jordan Loera added 17 points – going 5-of-9 on 3-pointers. Freshman Jillian Alleyne recorded her second straight double-double with 16 points and 14 rebounds (six offensive boards), to go with a team-high six steals. Sophomore Amanda Delgado came off the bench to tally 10 points.
Oregon shot 39.6 percent from the field in the win, hitting 38-of-96 field goal attempts. UO went 45.7 percent from behind the 3-point arc (16-of-35), while making 72.2 percent from the charity stripe (13-of-18). The Ducks limited Corban to 28.9 percent on field goals (26-of-90), 24.0 percent on 3-pointers (6-of-25) and 66.7 percent from the charity stripe (8-of-12).
Corban was led offensively by Tara Vanweerdhuizen who had a team-best 20 points to go with eight rebounds. Julia Young chipped in with 14 points for CU.
The Ducks opened up the game on a 17-4 run, with Love and Petersen each scoring five points during that opening stretch. Corban went on a 6-0 run (10:03 – 9:23), to narrow the lead to six points at 28-22.
Oregon, which made 19-of-50 field goals (38 percent) in the first stanza, took a 52-39 lead into the halftime locker room.
After holding a 65-47 advantage with 14:32 remaining in the second half, Oregon out-scored Corban 21-5 (which included a 14-0 run) to take an 86-52 edge with just under eight minutes left in the game.
The Ducks, who went 2-0 in their preseason exhibition games, open regular season play this Sunday against Saint Mary’s. That game is scheduled to tip-off at 2 p.m. (PT).