Feb. 5, 2011
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Texas Tech Lady Raiders vs. Texas A&M Aggies
Feb. 5, 2011
Starting the Game
Teena Wickett (F), Kierra Mallard (C), Casey Morris (G) and Monique Smalls (G) started for the Lady Raiders. The Aggies sent out Danielle Adams (F), Karla Gilbert (C), Sydney Carter (G), Tyra White (G) and Sydney Colson (G) for the tip-off.
At the Half
Texas A&M led, 35-30.
Casey Morris led the Lady Raiders with 10 points while Morris and Wickett led with three rebounds each.
Sydney Carter led the Aggies with eight points while Carter and Karla Gilbert led with five rebounds each.
The Lady Raiders outrebounded the Aggies 18-16.
Tech forced eight Texas A&M turnovers while only committing three.
The Lady Raiders had five steals and gave up none.
Tech shot 41.9 percent from the field while A&M shot 48.1 percent.
Odds and Ends
Texas A&M won, 79-65.
Casey Morris led the Lady Raiders with 23 points while Monique Smalls led with six rebounds.
Danielle Adams led the Aggies with 26 points and Sydney Carter led with nine rebounds.
A&M outrebounded Tech 39-28.
The Lady Raiders forced 16 Aggie turnovers and only committing 14.
Tech shot 43.9 percent from the field while the Aggies shot 52.5 percent.
Casey Morris had a career-high 23 points and scored in double-digits for the third-consecutive game and the 13th game this season.
Teena Wickett, the only other Lady Raider in double-digits, has scored in double-digits for the fourth consecutive game as she had 15 points against the Aggies.
Christine Hyde tied a career-high two blocks.
The Lady Raiders played in front of the largerst home crowd of the season with 9,709 in attendance.
Next up for the Lady Raiders
The Lady Raiders hit the road to face Oklahoma State on Wednesday (Feb. 9) at 7 p.m. and then at Colorado on Saturday (Feb. 12) at 5 p.m. CST.