No. 22 Texas 104, New Mexico St. 67
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) _ Fay Meeks had a career-high 22 points Saturday as No. 22 Texas beat New Mexico State 104-67.
Nekeshia Henderson had a career-best 21 points and 11 assists to pace the Lady Longhorns (5-3). Cinietra Henderson had 16 points and 15 rebounds for Texas and Joanne Benton chipped in 14.
Andrea Kabwasa paced New Mexico State with 17 points and 10 assists while Tracey Goetsch was limited to 10, nine below her average for the Roadrunners (5-3).
New Mexico State, which averaged 94 points coming in was held 27 points below its norm.
The Lady Longhorns beat the Roadrunners at their own game, running the fast break to perfection and bolting to 30-10 lead with 9:56 left in the first half.
The Lady Longhorns also took advantage of the Roadrunners’ poor shot selection (25-of-85) and 28 turnovers while they shot 50 percent from the floor themselves. Texas led 61-32 at intermission.