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No. 15 Purdue women beat Oakland 77-46

  • Associated Press
  • December 16, 2012 - 4:15 PM

ROCHESTER, Mich. - Drey Mingo scored 19 points and No. 15 Purdue shot 56 percent from the field in a 77-46 win over Oakland on Sunday.

Dee Dee Williams had 14 points and Courtney Moses scored 13 for the Boilermakers (10-1), who have won five straight. Sam Ostarello grabbed 10 rebounds for Purdue, which owned a 35-22 edge on the boards. The Boilermakers are off to their best start since the 2003-04 season.

Purdue led 38-27 at the half and then shot 61 percent after the break while holding the Golden Grizzlies to 19 points. Oakland did not make a field goal in the final 8 minutes.

Victoria Lipscomb led Oakland (5-5) with 12 points and eight rebounds. Annemarie Hamlet had 11 points and Elena Popkey scored 10 for the Golden Grizzlies.

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