COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) -- Danielle Gant scored 17 points, La Toya Micheaux had 15 points and 10 rebounds and No. 11 Texas A&M defeated Prairie View 73-54 on Thursday night.
Gant scored 11 of her 17 points in the first half while Takia Starks tallied 12 of her 14 in the first 20 minutes.Prairie View (1-3) had a 17-10 lead with 15:24 left in the first half before Micheaux scored five unanswered points and Starks and Gant hit jump shots to tie the game at 19. Starks' 3-pointer gave the Aggies a 22-19 lead and the Aggies (2-0) never trailed the remainder of the way, although Prairie View pulled within four midway through the second half.Gaati Werema led Prairie View with 14 points. Candice Thomas and Dominique Smith each scored 10.