Raven Leads No. 16 Texas Over Missouri 66-56

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COLUMBIA, Mo. -- Brittainey Raven scored a career-high 31 points and 16th-ranked Texas overcame an early 10-point deficit to beat Missouri 66-56 on Tuesday night.
The Longhorns (20-7, 8-5 Big 12) also got 10 points each from
Ashley Lindsey and Kathleen Nash as they shook off back-to-back
losses to Oklahoma State and Texas A&M.
Alyssa Hollins led Missouri (12-14, 3-10) with 18 points. Jessra
Johnson finished with 16 points and a game-high 10 rebounds.
Texas got off to a slow start, hitting 3-of-12 field goals and
falling behind 19-9.
But a 3-pointer by Nash with 9:32 left in the first half put the
Longhorns back in the game. Texas took the lead for good at 24-22
on a putback by Nash and led 30-24 at halftime.
The Tigers closed within 34-31 early in the second half but got
no closer the rest of the way, as Texas held them to 8-for-33
shooting in the period.



 
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