No. 12 Texas 77, Oklahoma St. 64


Thursday, January 17th 2002, 12:00 am
By: News On 6


STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) _ Heather Schreiber scored 16 points, and No. 12 Texas used a surge late in the first half to beat Oklahoma State 77-64 Wednesday night.

The Longhorns (13-2, 5-0 Big 12) won their sixth straight game, setting up a showdown Saturday at No. 3 Oklahoma.

Oklahoma State (9-8, 1-3) led 27-23 in the first half before Texas went on a 14-3 run during the final 4:17. Ahead 37-30 at the break, the Longhorns never led by fewer than five points in the final 20 minutes, and the advantage went as high as 16.

Freshman Kala Bowers had a career-high 15 points for Texas, and Stacy Stephens added 10 points and 10 rebounds for her sixth double-double of the season. Annissa Hastings had a career-high 11 rebounds.

Trisha Skibbe scored 13 points for Oklahoma State, which shot just 37 percent and was outrebounded 42-31.