Smith has double-double for Blue Demons

CHICAGO (AP) -- Caprice Smith had 19 points and seven rebounds to
help DePaul (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today; No. 17 AP) beat UAB 85-52 on Friday night for its 19th
straight home victory.

Khara Smith added 16 points and 14 rebounds for the Blue Demons
(16-3, 5-1 Conference USA), who used a 16-4 run at the end of the
first half to take a 45-27 lead.

Crystal McFadden led the Blazers (5-15, 2-5) with 26 points.