OU (women) 87, Henderson St 44


Thursday, December 30th 2004, 6:52 am
By: News On 6


NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Leah Rush had 13 points and eight rebounds in Oklahoma's 87-to-44 win over Henderson State.

Dionnah Jackson added another 12 points and seven rebounds for the Sooners.

Rush was 3-of-3 from the charity stripe and hit 5 of 11 baskets. Henderson State trailed for most of the game and was outmatched by the Sooners. The score at halftime reflected the mismatch, 49-to-14.

After the half Henderson State increased it's efforts, but never recovered from it's first half deficit. Henderson State scored 30 points in the second half and held Oklahoma to 38 points.

Stoya Spates led in scoring for Henderson State with 11 points. Spates had seven rebounds. Aesha Carter added 10 points and seven rebounds for Henderson State.