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Chicago State tests No. 18 DePaul before succumbing

CHICAGO (AP) -- Caprice Smith had 23 points and nine rebounds to help DePaul (No. 18 ESPN/USA Today; No. 19 AP) defeat Chicago State 77-71 Saturday.

Allie Quigley added 19 points and five assists, and Jenna Rubino had 15 points on 3-for-4 shooting from 3-point range for the Blue Demons (11-3).

Zondranika Williams led Chicago State (4-11) with 18 points and six assists, Alyssa Waldon had 16 points, and Jasmin Dixon and Chandra Timberlake added 15 apiece.

Williams and Waldon were 4-for-6 from 3-point range.

DePaul, which shot 47.5 percent for the game, lead 45-32 at the half. Chicago State shot 43.5 percent.