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No. 21 Zag Women Handle USF in WCC Quarters

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Sunny Greinacher scored 22 points to lead the No. 21 Gonzaga women past USF in the WCC Tournament Quarterfinals on Friday. Sunny Greinacher scored 22 points to lead the No. 21 Gonzaga women past USF in the WCC Tournament Quarterfinals on Friday.

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Sunny Greinacher scored 22 points as No. 21 Gonzaga, top-seeded in the West Coast Conference, easily handled eighth-seeded San Francisco 81-68 in a WCC tournament quarterfinal game.

Jazmine Redmon added 18, Lindsay Sherbert had 17, Haiden Palmer 13 and Shelby Cheslek 10 points and 10 boards as Gonzaga (27-4) shot 50 percent from the floor.

Gonzaga used a 15-4 run early in the first half, including a pair of 3-pointers by Redmon, to take an eight-point lead en route to 38-27 lead at the break.

Gonzaga led by as much as 18 early in the second half. San Francisco (12-19) cut its deficit to nine after a Taj Winston layup and Taylor Proctor 3-pointer with 6:28 to go, but the Bulldogs responded with a 7-0 run and cruised home from there.

Proctor scored 28 points to lead San Francisco. Winston finished with 15 points and seven rebounds.

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