American U 63

(3-2, 1-2 away)

Arizona 75

(4-2, 3-1 home)

    5:30 PM ET, December 6, 2003

    1 2 T
    AMER 24 3963
    ARIZ 31 4475

    Polk, Adefeso notch double-doubles

    TUCSON, Arizona (Ticker) -- Shawntinice Polk and Danielle Adefeso both recorded a double-double to lead No. 25 Arizona over American University, 75-63, and tie a school record with its 15th straight win at home.

    Polk, who notched her second double-double of the season, scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds. The 6-5 center also blocked six shots and handed out five assists.

    Adefeso, a junior, came off the bench to record a career-high 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Wildcats (4-2), who will face the University of Massachusetts in the championship game of the Fiesta Bowl Classic on Sunday.

    Dee-Dee Wheeler netted 17 points and Aimee Grzyb chipped in with five assists for Arizona, which shot 52 percent from the field in the second half to open up a seven-point contest.

    Angel Jordan had 14 points and Chanel Hunt added a double-double of 13 points and 11 boards for the Eagles (3-2), who committed 24 turnovers in the loss.

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