DePaul coasts to rout of neighbor Illinois-Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) -- Natasha Williams and Deirdre Naughton scored 16 points apiece to lead DePaul (No. 21 ESPN/USA Today, No. 17 AP) to a 74-35 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Thursday night.

Allie Quigley chipped in 14 points and nine rebounds and Williams had 12 rebounds for the Blue Demons (5-0), who led 41-19 at the half. Naughton had five assists.

DePaul shot 31-for-81 from the field, compared with the Flames' 13-for-52.

Briana Hinkle scored nine points and had six rebounds and Nikki Grobbecker had six rebounds for Illinois-Chicago (3-3).