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No. 7 Texas Tech 79, Baylor 67

February 8, 1998

WACO, Texas (AP) _ Alicia Thompson scored 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to help No. 7 Texas Tech beat Baylor 79-67 Saturday night.

Baylor (14-7, 7-4 Big 12) scored six straight points to pull within 69-62 with 1:07 left, but Tech (16-4, 7-4) hit five free throws in the last minute to seal the win.

Angie Braziel scored 24 points for Tech, which outrebounded the Lady Bears 47-28.

Toya Ellis led Baylor with 24 points. Lara Webb added 17 and Kacy Moffitt 16 for the Lady Bears.

Baylor took a 43-42 lead with 16 minutes remaining, but Tech then scored 10 consecutive points to move ahead 52-43.

The Lady Raiders extended their lead to 16 points before Baylor rallied with a full-court press.

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