U.S. smacks down Canada by 43 in women's basketball quarterfinals

  • by: Associated Press
  • Updated: August 7, 2012 - 5:36 PM

LONDON — With their offense on a hiatus early, the U.S. women turned up the defensive pressure and cruised into the semifinals of the Olympic basketball tournament. Diana Taurasi scored 15 points and Candace Parker added 12 to lead the Americans to a 91-48 rout of Canada on Tuesday and advanced to the semifinals for the eighth straight time.

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Miami - LP: M. Dunn 1 FINAL
Atlanta - WP: D. Carpenter 3
Arizona - WP: T. Cahill 7 FINAL
Chicago Cubs - LP: P. Strop 5
San Francisco - WP: J. Machi 12 FINAL
Colorado - LP: C. Bettis 10
Texas - WP: M. Perez 3 FINAL
Oakland - LP: S. Gray 0
Houston - LP: J. Fields 3 FINAL
Seattle - WP: F. Rodney 5
Cincinnati 5 Top 9th Inning
Pittsburgh 2
LA Angels 4 Bottom 9th Inning
Washington 2
Kansas City - LP: K. Herrera 3 FINAL
Cleveland - WP: B. Shaw 5
Baltimore 10 Bottom 9th Inning
Toronto 8
Chicago WSox - WP: A. Rienzo 6 FINAL
Detroit - LP: E. Reed 4
St. Louis 1 Top 9th Inning
NY Mets 3
Minnesota 4 Bottom 8th Inning
Tampa Bay 4
NY Yankees 1 Bottom 8th Inning
Boston 5
San Diego 2 Bottom 7th Inning
Milwaukee 5
Philadelphia 0 Top 1st Inning
Los Angeles 0
Charlotte 97 FINAL
Miami 101
Dallas 97 4th Qtr 8:54
San Antonio 76
Portland 23 2nd Qtr
Houston 31
Pittsburgh 3 FINAL(OT)
Columbus 4
Anaheim 2 3rd Prd 14:30
Dallas 2
St. Louis 0 1st Prd 2:40
Chicago 0
Houston 0 FINAL
Red Bull New York 4

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