10:27 PM ET, March 24, 2008
Maples Pavilion, Stanford, California
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) -- Candice Wiggins blew kisses. She waved her goodbyes after putting on one of her best shows yet, and in her last home game no less.On a night when nearly an entire arena celebrated Wiggins' remarkable college career, she gave them a record-setting performance to cheer.Stanford's beloved superstar scored a school-record tying 44 points in her last game at Maples Pavilion on Monday night, leading the second-seeded Cardinal past UTEP 88-54 and into the NCAA tournament's round of 16.
Candice Wiggins was unstoppable Monday. The Stanford senior netted a school-record tying 44 points, which is also the third most in NCAA tourney history.
|50||Lorri Bauman||'82 Drake||Md.|
|47||Sheryl Swoopes||'93 Texas Tech||OSU|
|44||Candice Wiggins||'08 Stanford||UTEP|
|43||Barbara Kennedy||'82 Clemson||PSU|
|41||Jackie Stiles||'01 Mo. St.||Duke|
Team Stat Comparison
|FG Made-Attempted||18-62 (.290)||32-57 (.561)|
|3P Made-Attempted||5-16 (.313)||10-23 (.435)|
|FT Made-Attempted||13-16 (.813)||14-18 (.778)|
|Fouls (Tech/Flagrant)||17 (0/0)||12 (0/0)|