LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- LaToya Davis scored 18 of her 27 points in
the first half to lead Texas Tech past Fresno State 77-67 Thursday
Davis converted seven of nine shots before halftime to help the
Lady Raiders (5-6) build a 37-29 lead. She was 10-of-12 from the
field for the game.
Fresno State (7-4) battled back and eventually tied the game at
47 with 9:50 left on an inside basket by Brittani Green. But Tech
Mirenda Swearengin led the Bulldogs with 19 points, and Amy
Parrish had 17 points and a team-high eight rebounds.
Fresno State was within a basket at the 6:16 mark, but Tech
answered with a three-point play by Alesha Robertson and a pair of
free throws by LaVonda Henderson for a 62-55 lead.
The Lady Raiders had their lead cut to three twice after that,
but they converted eight of 10 free throws in the final 1:31.