Chiney Ogwumike scored 26 points and Amber Orrange added 15 to help No. 5 Stanford pull away from seventh-ranked California for its 81st straight win against a conference opponent, 62-53 over the Golden Bears on Tuesday night.
Ashley Walker scored 27 points to surpass the 1,500 mark for her career and also grabbed 17 rebounds, leading No. 9 California past Nevada 67-53 on Sunday in its final tuneup before a showdown with fifth-ranked Rutgers on Friday
Ashley Walker dominated the inside with 21 points and 12 rebounds, Devanei Hampton scored 22 points and the third-seeded California Golden Bears won their first NCAA tournament game in 15 years, 77-60 over San Diego on Saturday.