Siegrist scores 32, No. 25 Villanova women top DePaul 71-64

CHICAGO (AP) — Maddy Siegrist scored 32 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and No. 25 Villanova held off DePaul 71-64. With her eighth 30-point game of the season Siegrist has moved within 76 points of Shelly Pennefather’s school record 2,408 points. Aneesah Morrow scored 28 points and had 11 rebounds for the Blue Demons.  Siegrist had a layup with 2:32 to go in the third quarter to put Villanova up 58-40. DePaul closed the quarter with eight straight points and Morrow’s jumper two minutes into the fourth quarter cut the deficit to 58-50. Three times DePaul got within five points, but Siegrist scored the last six Villanova points to protect the lead.

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