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Becky Burke hits 8 of Louisville's record 18 3-pointers in rout

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- Becky Burke made eight of Louisville's school-record 18 3s and scored a career-high 28 points as the Cardinals (No. 17 ESPN/USA Today, No. 20 AP) beat Syracuse 89-62 Saturday.

Burke tied a team record with her 3s. The senior had been scoreless in her last two games.

Shoni Schimmel added six 3s as Louisville (18-7, 7-5 Big East) stopped a three-game losing streak. She had 20 points and 10 assists.

The Cardinals broke the previous school mark of 14 3-pointers. Asia Taylor added 12 points and nine rebounds for Louisville.

Kayla Alexander had 20 points and 12 rebounds for Syracuse (15-11, 4-8). Louisville held reigning Big East player of the week Iasia Hemingway to just two points, well under her season average of 16.5 a game.