Houston Plenette Pierson scored 17 points, and Jia Perkins had a key steal and four free throws in the final 2:26 as No. 10 Texas Tech beat Rice 63-56 Thursday night.
No. 15 Texas 70, TCU 49
Fort Worth, Texas Stacy Stephens had 20 points and 14 rebounds for her second career double-double as No. 15 Texas beat Texas Christian.