Stephen Austin 97, Tx.-Arlington 55
NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) _ Christie Smith had 24 points and 17 rebounds, leading No. 22 Stephen F. Austin past Texas-Arlington 97-55 on Saturday.
With their 20th win in 21 games, the Ladyjacks clinched their 10th Southland Conference championship in 11 years.
All five starters scored in double figures for SFA (22-3, 13-1).
Tanya Strong led UTA (16-8, 9-5) with 19 points and 8 rebounds. Jalila Darez added 12 points and Stacie Terry 10.
Also for the Ladyjacks, Stephanie Whitmore had 23 points and Anitra Davis 14.
SFA dominated the first half, opening a 47-28 lead by halftime.