Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
No. 23 Arizona St. Edges Wildcats in OT, 70-67
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: June 22, 2004
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Arizona's Reshea Bristol tries to make her way past the pressing defense of Arizona State's Natalie Tucker during the second half. (AP Photo/John Miller)
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) (Feb. 24, 2001) -- Cian Carvalho scored six of her 10 points in overtime as Arizona State beat Arizona 70-67 on Saturday, February 24, to stay atop the Pac-10 standings.

Betsy Boardman added 16 points and Amanda Levens 14 for the Sun Devils (19-7, 11-3 Pac-10) who completed a season series sweep of the Wildcats for the first time since 1993.

It was the first home loss in 14 games for Arizona (18-8, 8-6), which had won six straight conference games at McKale Center.

Arizona's Krista Warren dribbles around Arizona State's Natalie Tucker and heads to the hoop during the first half. (AP Photo/John Miller)
The score was tied at 61 heading into overtime and Carvalho put Arizona State ahead to stay at 68-67 on two free throws with 1:15 remaining. Levens added two more foul shots with 18 seconds left.

Reshea Bristol's 3-point try from the top of the key fell short at the buzzer for Arizona, which had beaten the Sun Devils seven consecutive times in Tucson.

Veranda James paced the Wildcats with 22 points. Elizabeth Pinckney had 19 points and Bristol 10 points and 14 assists.

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