Kansas State forward Peyton Williams (11) tries to pass around Texas' Joyner Holmes (24) on Feb. 17, 2019 in Austin. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

BEVO BEAT Women's Basketball

Women’s preview: Texas at Kansas State

Posted January 18th, 2020


Texas at Kansas State

When: 12 p.m. Sunday

Where: Bramlage Coliseum


TV/radio: ESPN+/105.3 FM The Bat

About the series: Texas leads 22-16

Texas (10-6, 2-2 Big 12)
0GCeleste TaylorFr.5-118.54.4
1GSug SuttonSr.5-810.93.6*
12GJada UnderwoodSr.6-04.64.1
24FJoyner HolmesSr.6-314.59.3
35FCharli CollierSoph.6-514.210.5
Coach: Karen Aston (175-78, 8th year at Texas; 276-141, 13th year overall)
*-indicates assists per game.

About the Longhorns: A 26-point victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday was UT’s most-lopsided win in Big 12 play since it beat TCU by 27 points in 2018. … Sophomore guard Audrey Warren, who missed this campaign’s first 11 games with a concussion, scored a season-high 10 points against the Lady Raiders. … Collier has made 13 three-pointers, which ranks only behind Taylor’s 16 on the Texas roster. … Texas is 2-3 in true road games this winter.

Kansas State (7-7, 1-2 Big 12)
3GAngela HarrisSr.5-610.14.1*
11FPeyton WilliamsSr.6-416.211.5
25FJasauen BeardSr.5-116.03.1
43GChristianna CarrSoph.6-111.03.1
50CAyoka LeeFr.6-515.410.6
Coach: Jeff Mittie (107-73, 6th season at Kansas State; 561-308, 28th year overall)
*-indicates assists per game.

About the Wildcats: Kansas State swept Texas during the 2018-19 season. … Williams also plays volleyball at Kansas State. In two matches against Texas this fall, the all-conference middle blocker tallied nine kills and six blocks. … Lee leads all of the Big 12’s freshmen in scoring, rebounding and blocks (2.6 per game). … Four of Kansas State’s losses were against ranked teams (No. 3 Oregon, No. 15 Michigan State, No. 19 West Virginia and No. 23 Arkansas).

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