Gennifer Brandon had 17 points and 10 rebounds Friday night, and No. 13 California scored the game's first 14 points in cruising past Lehigh 80-48.
Khadijah Rushdan scored 16 points and No. 13 Rutgers turned in its best defensive effort of the season with a 68-40 victory over Lehigh on Tuesday night.
Maya Moore scored 24 of her 29 points in the first half and top-ranked Connecticut routed Lehigh 81-38 to win its 83rd consecutive game.
Anna Prins scored 21 points and Iowa State celebrated Alison Lacey's return to the lineup with a 79-42 victory over Lehigh on Sunday night in the first round of the NCAA women's tournament.
Alex Ross scored 13 points and Lehigh earned its second straight trip to the women's NCAA tournament with a 58-42 victory Saturday night over American.
Reserve Tiffany Clarke scored 14 points and Vanderbilt (No. 20 ESPN/USA Today, No. 22 AP) rolled to a 90-54 victory over Lehigh on Sunday.
SEC player of the year DeWanna Bonner and Auburn made Lehigh's second trip to the NCAA tournament just as short as the first one.
DeWanna Bonner led the scoring with 26 points, but point guard Whitney Boddie did everything else to guide Auburn to the second round.
A first-round game many will dismiss as a foregone conclusion means everything to the 15th-seeded Lehigh Mountain Hawks.
Alex Ross hit six 3-pointers and scored 21 points to lead Lehigh to its first Patriot League title in 12 years, beating Lafayette 64-56.
Lehigh held off archrival Lafayette 64-56 for the Patriot title and NCAA bid Wednesday. But the Mountain Hawks' coaching story line is equally as sweet.