ARIZONA STATE 72, COLUMBIA 48
No. 24 Arizona State used balanced scoring and ferocious defense to dispatch Columbia, moving to 5-2 overall in the next-to-last game of the 2017 Cancun Challenge.
The Sun Devils deployed a tough full-court press and forced 19 turnovers, holding the Lions (2-5) to 41 percent shooting from the field. Jamie Ruden and Robbi Ryan each had 12 points, Sophia Elenga added 11 points and Charnea Johnson-Chapman came through with 10 points and eight rebounds. ASU was 20-of-25 from the free-throw line and only had three turnovers.
Columbia was paced by Camille Zimmerman, who had 23 points. Madison Pack added 10 points and nine rebounds.
The Mayan Division all-tournament team was also announced:
Camille Zimmermaqn, Columbia
Robbi Ryan, Arizona State
Allie LeClaire, Green Bay
Jessica Lindstrom, Green Bay
Teaira McCowan, Mississippi State
Victoria Vivians, Mississippi State