LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- LaToya Davis scored 22 points to lead Texas Tech (No. 13 ESPN/USA Today, No. 12 AP) over Oklahoma 70-64 in the Big 12 Conference opener
for both teams Wednesday night.
Cisti Greenwalt got her seventh double-double of the season with
15 points and 10 rebounds for the Lady Raiders (10-2). Chesley
Dabbs added 11 points.
Trailing by three, Oklahoma (8-4) had a chance to tie the game
at 67 with 30 seconds left, but a shot-clock violation sealed
Leah Rush led the Sooners with 23 points, and Dionnah Jackson
was one assist shy of her second career triple-double. She wound up
with her fifth double-double of the season, scoring 13 points and
grabbing 13 rebounds. Chelsi Welch added 12 points for Oklahoma.
The Lady Raiders went on a 10-6 run with four minutes remaining
in the first half, capped by Erin Grant's buzzer beater that cut
Oklahoma's lead to 34-31.
After the break, Tech went on a 7-0 run to take its first lead
since the beginning of the game.
A 9-0 run by the Sooners midway through the second half gave
them a 55-54 lead before Tech went back ahead.