No. 18 Texas A&M women rally, beat No. 17 Oklahoma 74-68
Ponca City Now - December 21, 2015 8:57 am
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – Courtney Williams scored 23 points and No. 18 Texas A&M rallied from a 10-point third-quarter deficit to beat No. 17 Oklahoma 74-68 in the Big 12/SEC Challenge on Sunday, snapping the Sooners’ eight-game win streak.
Courtney Walker, a native of the Oklahoma City area, added 18 points for Texas A&M (8-3).
Kaylon Williams had 12 points and 13 rebounds to lead Oklahoma (9-2).
The Sooners led 45-35 with seven minutes left in the third quarter. Chelsea Jennings made a pair of free throws to spark a 21-2 run and Texas A&M led 56-47 at the end the third. Williams scored six points and Walker had five during the span.
Jennings made consecutive layups to stretch the Aggies’ lead to 60-48. Williams made a layup to pull Oklahoma to 60-50. But the Sooners were 0 for 12 from the floor with three turnovers during a nearly seven-minute stretch between the third and fourth quarters.