COLLEGE STATION- The Nimitz Lady Cougars beat A&M Consolidated, and will play Bryan for the Division I crown at the McDonald's All-Star Invitational Basketball Tournament presented by the Bryan-College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau.
The Lady Cougars started the game on a 12-0 run and never looked back, rolling to a 27-point lead at the break, and a 60-to-44 victory.
Baylor Lady Bear-to-be, Brittney Griner powered her way to a game-high 27 points, throwing down five dunks along the way.
Consolo Palmer topped the Lady Tigers with 13 points.
Consol will meet Cinco Ranch in the third-place game Wednesday at 10:30am at Viking Gym.
Nimitz and Bryan battle for the tourney bragging rights at noon, also at Viking Gym.