Charli Collier (shooting in the Texas Tip-Off preseason event) scored 21 points to lead UT to an exhibition victory Sunday. [Stephen Spillman/For American-Statesman]

BEVO BEAT Women's Basketball

Freshman leads Horns over West Texas A&M

Charli Collier has 21 points and 11 rebounds in win.

Posted October 28th, 2018

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  • Lashann Higgs adds 14 point for hot-shooting Horns.
  • Next up is a home game Nov. 8 against Duquesne.

Freshman Charli Collier scored 21 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to help the Texas women’s basketball team beat West Texas A&M 91-63 in an exhibition game Sunday at the Erwin Center.

UT senior Lashann Higgs contributed 14 points as improved to 6-0 in exhibition games under coach Karen Aston.

The Longhorns hit 33 of 66 shots from the field and made 18 of 21 free throws. They outrebounded West Texas A&M 43-25.

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The Lady Buffs kept i close for much of the first half before Texas pushed the margin to 44-29 at halftime. The Longhorns outscored West Texas A&M 29-14 in the third quarter to take control of the game.

Next up for UT is a 7 p.m. game Nov. 8 against Duquesne at the Erwin Center.

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