AUSTIN (AP) -- Erica Arriaran scored 14 points and Ashley Lindsey
grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Texas past Oklahoma State 60-46 on
The victory was number 880 for Texas coach Jody Conradt, moving
her into second in all time coaching victories past North
Carolina's Dean Smith (879). Tennessee's Pat Summit is the all time
leader with 900 coaching wins.
Nina Norman's 10-foot jumper gave Texas (11-7, 5-3 Big 12) the
lead at 10-7 with just over four minutes gone in the first half,
and the Longhorns never trailed.
Oklahoma State (6-13, 0-8) closed the margin to one point,
trailing 18-17 after Brisa Silva hit a 3-pointer for her 10th point
of the first half. The Cowgirls failed to score in the final 5:07
of the first half as the Longhorns scored the final six points to
take a 24-17 halftime lead.
Silva led all scorers with 17 points. Cowgirls teammate Shaunte
Smith added 10 points and 10 rebounds while Destanie Sykes led the
Cowgirls with 12 rebounds.