Texas Women Demolish Northwestern State 86-39

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AUSTIN (AP) – Lashann Higgs scored 14 points and Kelsey Lang and Joyner Holmes each added 12 sending No. 14-ranked Texas past 86-39 on Wednesday night.

added 11 points and Jada Underwood and Brooke McCarty each had 10 for the Longhorns. Texas never trailed.

’s 3 brought the to within 8-6 with 7:24 left in the first quarter before Texas (2-2) closed on a 13-3 run to end the quarter.

Texas blew it open in the second as Northwestern State (3-1) put just five points on the scoreboard and Texas led 47-14 at halftime.


Attura led the Lady Demons with 15 points and finished with 13 for Northwestern State.

The Longhorns led the all-time series between the two 5-0. Texas has outscored the Lady Demons 172-72 in their last two outings. The Longhorns beat Northwestern State 86-33 last year in Austin.

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