By PAT EATON-Robb, Associated Press
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis scored all 18 of her points in the first half and top-ranked UConn cruised past Cincinnati 93-34 in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament.
Breanna Stewart added 13 points and 12 rebounds for the Huskies (30-1), who reached the 30-win plateau for the 10th straight season, an NCAA record. Four other Huskies scored in double figures.
Makenzie Cann and Chelsea Jamison each had eight points for Cincinnati. The ninth-seeded Bearcats, who beat Central Florida 76-66 in the tournament’s opening round on Friday, finish their season at 8-23.
The Huskies improve their winning streak against American Conference opponents to 40-0. They were 36-0 over the past two regular seasons, and are 4-0 in conference tournament games.
UConn never trailed. Mosqueda-Lewis had 10 points as the Huskies opened the game with a 22-4 run. They led by 34 points at the half.
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