Moriah Jefferson scored 15 points and added seven assists and six rebounds and No. 2 UConn beat USF 92-50 on Sunday to claim sole possession of first place in the American Athletic Conference.
Jennifer O'Neill scored 17 points and Janee Thompson added 15 to help No. 9 Kentucky beat South Florida 61-57 on Saturday in the final game of the Paradise Jam.
No. 9 Kentucky rallies to beat South Florida 61-57
No. 9 Maryland rolls past South Florida, 85-67
The American Athletic Conference has three new teams, but the same old top dog is the heavy favorite.
Shoni Schimmel hit a pullup in the lane with 6 seconds left to lift No. 3 Louisville to a 60-56 win over South Florida on Sunday in the American Athletic Conference semifinals.
USF women advance with 72-44 win over Temple
Michelle Smith previews and predicts the champ for the American, ACC, Big 12, Big East, Big Ten, Pac-12 and SEC conference tournaments.
Courtney Williams scored 26 points and grabbed a career-high 13 rebounds, leading South Florida to a 60-51 win over No. 24 Rutgers on Monday, taking over sole possession of third place in the American Athletic Conference.
Connecticut remains No. 1 in The Associated Press poll Monday after winning its only game this week.
Bria Hartley scored 18 points and Breanna Stewart and Stefanie Dolson each had 15 to help No. 1 Connecticut remain unbeaten with a 63-38 rout of cold-shooting South Florida on Sunday.
Tia Gibbs had 19 points, hitting five 3-pointers, to help No. 5 Louisville win its 15th straight game with a 79-59 victory over South Florida on Sunday.
Connecticut remains No. 1 in The Associated Press poll after two easy victories while Middle Tennessee makes it first appearance in the poll since 2009.
Breanna Stewart tied a career high with 29 points and Bria Hartley added 26 as top-ranked Connecticut beat South Florida 81-53 on Sunday.
No. 5 Louisville holds off South Florida 62-54
No. 14 Oklahoma State women top S Florida 75-56