Women: UT Tyler 95, Sul Ross State 49


ALPINE - The UT Tyler women’s basketball team raced out to a 30-point halftime lead en route to a 95-49 win over Sul Ross State on Saturday in an American Southwest Conference game at the Gallego Center.

The Patriots (8-6, 4-3 ASC) led 52-22 at halftime in their highest scoring first half of the season and would finish the game with a season-high 13 3-pointers.

Demi Cumby led the Patriots with 15 points and six rebounds, while Brittany Johnson had 14 points. Alex Kochner scored all 13 of her points in the first half and would finish with a game-high eight rebounds and five assists. Bianca Valderrama added 12 points and seven rebounds and Carissa Spiker had 10 points and three assists from the starting lineup.

In other ASC games on Saturday: Howard Payne 80, Ozarks 62; East Texas Baptist 75, McMurry 69; Mary Hardin-Baylor 76, Belhaven 61; Louisiana College 67, Concordia-Texas 52; and Hardin-Simmons 76, LeTourneau 65.

UT Tyler will return home to host Louisiana College on Thursday and Belhaven on Saturday, Jan. 13 for its alumni game and only home stand of the month of January. The Patriots and Wildcats will tip-off at 5:30 p.m., while the Saturday game is scheduled for 2 p.m. at the Herrington Patriot Center.


UT Tyler 95, Sul Ross State 49

UT Tyler    29    23    22    21    -    95

Sul Ross St.    7    15    11    16    -    49

UT TYLER-Alex Kochner, 13; Brittany Johnson, 14; Alexus Bertrand, 8; Bianca Valderrama, 12; Carissa Spiker, 10; Breana Powell, 0; Elisha Leathers, 5; MyKaela Alfred, 3; Shadazia Birchette, 7; Demi Cumby, 15; Samantha Odom, 8; Jolee Carswell, 0.

SUL ROSS STATE-Taylor Gass, 0; Kyela Cosby, 0; Angalyn Latin, 9; Kiera Cosby, 5; Lizette Heredia, 11; Annie Lenoir, 3; Erica Powell, 15; Jessy Stanley, 4; Jasmime Valdez, 0; Keilah Williams, 0; Dariel Johnson, 2.

THREE POINT GOALS-UT Tyler 13-26 (Kochner 2, Johnson 3, Bertrand 2, Spiker, Leathers, Alfred, Birchette, Cumby 2). SRS 5-20 (Cosby, Lenoir, Powell 3).

FREE THROWS-UT Tyler 16-27, Sul Ross State 12-16.

RECORDS-UT Tyler 8-6 (4-3), Sul Ross St. 5-10 (2-4).

NEXT UP-Louisiana College at UT Tyler, 5:30 p.m. Thursday; Howard Payne at Sul Ross State, 2 p.m. Jan. 13.

Source : http://www.etfinalscore.com/ET-Basketball/318423/women-ut-tyler-95-sul-ross-state-49

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