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Texas A&M 73, UNLV 48

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Takia Starks scored 16 points to lead Texas A&M
on a 73-48 win over UNLV Sunday in the finals of the Duel in the
Desert.

Starks was named to the All-Tournament Team. Tamea Scales, who
scored 10 points and grabbed six rebounds, was named the Most
Valuable Player.

Texas A&M (6-2) took a 14-8 lead early, but UNLV's Kameca
Simmons cut the difference to 14-12.

By halftime, the Aggies led again, 35-22.

Erica Roy added 10 points and made three rebounds for the
Aggies.

Sheena Moore scored 15 points for UNLV (6-3) and Sherry
McCracklin grabbed 10 rebounds.

Texas A&M led 67-40, with 4:36 left to play.