Oklahoma State eases past Texas Tech with five players in double figures
STILLWATER, Okla. -- Brittney Martin scored 15 points to lead No. 11 Oklahoma State in an 82-56 rout of Texas Tech on Saturday.
Liz Donohoe added 10 points and 13 rebounds for the Cowgirls (16-1, 5-1 Big 12), while Brittany Atkins scored 14, LaShawn Jones had 13 and Kendra Suttles chipped in with 10. Oklahoma State shot 50 percent as a team.
Texas Tech (6-11, 0-6) was led by Amber Battle with 11 points. The Lady Raiders were just 1 of 9 on 3-pointers.
Oklahoma State led by just one point with 1:51 left in the first half, but made three baskets in a row, including a jumper by Martin, to take a 33-28 lead at the break.
The second half was all Oklahoma State, though. The Cowgirls started the period on a 20-5 run -- started and ended by treys from Donohoe -- as they ran away from the Lady Raiders.
MANHATTAN, Kan. -- Hallie Christofferson went more than 33 minutes between field goals Saturday and a Cyclone rally fell short as Kansas State posted an 80-74 win against No. 13 Iowa State on Saturday night.
Averaging 21.5 points in her last four Big 12 games, Christofferson's first-half jumper gave the Cyclones a 5-2 lead, but by the time she scored her second, they trailed by 14. She finished 2 of 11 from the field.
Kansas State (8-9, 2-4 Big 12) got 27 points from Leticia Romero and 23 from Katya Leick to post its first win against the Cyclones in eight regular-season games.
The Cyclones were just 20 of 59 from the field (33.9 percent). Brynn Willliamson scored 17 points and Nicole Blaskowsky added another 16.
Iowa State, which now has lost three in a row after starting the season with 14 consecutive wins, falling to No. 15 Oklahoma State and West Virginia at home.