No. 1 South Carolina women rolls past LSU, 75-51

No. 1 South Carolina women rolls past LSU, 75-51 (Image 1)

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – A’ja Wilson had 21 points and a career-high 13 rebounds to help No. 1 South Carolina won its school-record 14th straight game, 75-51 over LSU on Sunday.

Tiffany Mitchell hit three of six 3-point attempts and finished with 17 points for the Gamecocks (14-0, 2-0 Southeastern Conference), who only trailed 2-0 before scoring the next eight points and leading the rest of the way.

Wilson, a freshman who doesn’t start but plays significant minutes off the bench, has scored in double figures in all but one game this season and has four double-doubles, including three straight.

South Carolina shot 51 percent (27-of-53) and led by 31 points while holding LSU (7-7, 1-1) to only 34 percent shooting (22 of 64).

No LSU player scored in double figures. DaShawn Harden led the Lady Tigers with nine points while Sheila Boykin had 11 rebounds.

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