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Riley lifts Oklahoma State past Texas

Mar 14, 2008 - 5:41 AM STILLWATER, Oklahoma (Ticker) -- Andrea Riley and Danielle Green had 23 points apiece as No. 17 Oklahoma State held off Texas, 75-72, in the semifinals of the Big 12 Conference tournament on Thursday.

Riley finished 9-of-18 from the field, including the go-ahead basket with 1:20 remaining to give the Cowgirls a 73-72 edge.

Shaunte Smith, who had 12 points and 16 rebounds, added two free throws with eight seconds left to seal the final margin.

With the win, Oklahoma State (25-6) advanced to face No. 12 Texas A&M in title game on Saturday.

Carla Cortijo and Kathleen Nash scored 14 points apiece for the Longhorns (21-12), who shot 39 percent (28-of-71) in seeing a five-game winning streak snapped.








  • BIG 12 CONF TR
    AT KANSAS CITY MO
    NCAA WOMENS BB BIG 12 CONF TR
    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
    --- --- -----
    TEXAS 34 38 72
    OKLAHOMA ST (17) 46 29 75 FINAL

    Mar 14 12:36 AM


  • BIG 12 CONF TR
    AT KANSAS CITY MO
    NCAA WOMENS BB TEXAS 34
    (17) OKLAHOMA ST 46 HALFTIME

    Mar 13 10:32 PM
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    mrman226 Added 5 roots

    Texas vs. Oklahoma State(17)Mar 13 7:01 AM