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Thomas' 32 points carry Vanderbilt to victory over UAB

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Carla Thomas had 32 points and 11
rebounds to lead Vanderbilt (No. 14 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) to an 85-63 victory over UAB.

The Commodores (7-0) shot 56.4 percent from the floor and 88.9
percent from 3-point range.

Caroline Williams scored 14 points for Vanderbilt, and Christina
Wirth and Liz Sherwood added 11 points apiece. Dee Davis had 12
assists.

Britney Jones led the Blazers (0-6) with 19 points. Diamond
Rogers had 16 points and seven rebounds, and Carmen Guzman added 15
points.

The Commodores took control in the second half after trailing by
one at halftime.