Thompson, Leslie Lead USC Women

Tina Thompson scored 23 points and Lisa Leslie added 22 and 13 rebounds as the 11th-ranked USC women's basketball team defeated Athletes in Action, 89-63, in an exhibition game Saturday night at the Lyon Center.

USC trailed by two points at halftime, then outscored Athletes in Action, 52-29, in the second half.

Tracy Atwater added 16 points and Nicky McCrimmon had 10 for the Trojans.

USC held a 52-29 rebounding edge.

Lisa Foss led Athletes in Action with 22 points.

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