Texas Tech 63, Furman 44

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) -- Alesha Robertson scored 19 points to help
lead Texas Tech to a 63-44 victory over Furman on Thursday night.

The Lady Raiders (9-4) had their biggest lead with five minutes
left in the game when Chesley Dabbs hit a jumper to push Tech to a
56-40 lead.

Furman (5-6) used a 9-3 run early in the second half to whittle
its deficit to 40-35 but then scored only five points in the next
11 minutes.

Patrice Edwards got a career-high 12 rebounds for Tech. Her
previous high of eight came in mid-November.

Chrissy Phelps scored 15 points and Melissa Liebschwager added
10 for the Lady Paladins.

Tech used an 18-6 run, including 3-pointers by Raquel Christian
and Brooke Baughman, to go ahead 29-18 with 6:37 left in the first
half. Tech led 34-24 at the half.