Archive for Monday, November 15, 2004

Texas women pummel Purdue, 84-69

November 15, 2004


— Tiffany Jackson scored 15 points after sitting out most of the first half, and No. 2 Texas got a career game from Mercedes Williams in an 84-69 victory over No. 21 Penn State in the Tip-Off Classic on Sunday. Williams gave the Longhorns a lift with 15 points and nine rebounds.

No. 3 LSU 71, No. 8 Baylor 70

Austin, Texas -- Seimone Augustus scored a career-high 33 points, but LSU needed a last-second deflection by 5-foot-3 Temeka Johnson to escape with a victory in the Tip-Off Classic. Johnson finished with 15 points, nine assists and four steals.

No. 10 Notre Dame 73, Nebraska 57

South Bend, Ind. -- Jacqueline Batteast scored 24 points, and Teresa Borton added 13 points and 11 rebounds to lead Notre Dame in the second round of the Preseason WNIT.

The Irish will play host to No. 6 Duke (2-0) in a semifinal game Wednesday.

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