Texas guard Sug Sutton (1) celebrates a buzzer-beating three-pointer against Baylor on Feb. 4, 2019 in Austin. [NICK WAGNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]

BEVO BEAT Women's Basketball

The No. 15 Texas women’s basketball team fends off Oklahoma State on the road

Posted February 12th, 2019


Sug Sutton scored 17 points on 7-of-10 shooting, adding seven rebounds and six assists, to lead the No. 15 Texas women’s basketball team to a 61-55 victory over Oklahoma State on Tuesday night in Stillwater, Okla.

With the victory, the Longhorns (20-5, 10-3 Big 12 ) have now won at least 20 games in six straight seasons.

Texas held on to second place in conference play by improving to 8-1 on the road this season. The Longhorns are now 13-10 all-time on OSU’s floor.


Joyner Holmes scored 10 points and grabbed seven rebounds for Texas, and she made 3 of 4 free throws in the final 32 seconds to preserve the win.

Danni Williams and reserve Charli Collier scored 10 points apiece.

Vivian Gray and Braxtin Miller topped the Cowgirls (13-10, 4-8) with 14 points each, but they combined to make 10 of 29 shots as OSU shot 34 percent from the floor.

The Longhorns outrebounded OSU 47-29.

Texas next hosts Kansas State Sunday at 4 p.m.

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