CHICAGO (AP) -- Khara Smith scored 18 points on 7-of-12 shooting and had 11 rebounds in No. 14 DePaul's 65-54 victory over Purdue (No. 23 ESPN/USA Today, No. 22 AP) on Saturday night.
Smith also had five steals for the Blue Demons (7-0). Allie Quigley added 15 points and made four 3-pointers for DePaul, which was 8-of-21 from 3-point range.
Katie Gearlds led Purdue (4-2) with 14 points and 11 rebounds but also committed seven of the Boilermakers' 21 turnovers.
Erin Lawless added 13 points for Purdue. The Boilermakers shot 35 percent from the field and were outrebounded 48-38.