Munoz leads Buckeyes with 12 points

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Michelle Munoz scored 12 points to lead
Ohio State (No. 17 ESPN/USA Today; No. 18 AP) to a 67-53 victory over St. John's on Saturday in
the first round of the Buckeye Classic.

Candace Dark added 11 points for Ohio State (6-1), which will face
Penn in the championship game Sunday. Penn beat Dayton 90-69.

Ohio State led by as many as 17 in the first half, and went into
the break with a 31-21 lead. Ohio State shot 53.1 percent from the
floor, while the Red Storm shot 32.8 percent.

Angie Clark had 15 points and 12 rebounds for St. John's (4-5),
and Kim Macmillan scored 12 of her 14 points off 3-pointers.