LUBBOCK, Texas -- Kierra Mallard had 22 points and 13 rebounds to lead Texas Tech (No. 19 AP) to a 94-67 win over Missouri-Kansas City on Friday night.
Mallard's 3-pointer with just over six minutes to play in the second half capped a 21-3 run by the Lady Raiders (3-0), who led by as many as 29.Christine Hyde added 18 points for Texas Tech. She scored eight straight to lead the Lady Raiders on their big second half run.Dayon Halls-Jones led Missouri-Kansas City (3-2) with 15. The Kangaroos committed 30 turnovers, including 17 in the first half.Texas Tech led 44-35 at halftime.