No. 25 Texas 78, Maryland-Eastern Shore 55
Maryland-Eastern Shore center Natalia Benton, center, attempts to pass around the close defense by Texas forward Earnesia Williams, left, during first half action in their women's college basketball game Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006, in Austin, Texas. Texas guard Erika Arriaran is on the right. (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)
Maryland-Eastern Shore center Natalia Benton, center, attempts to pass around the close defense by Texas forward Earnesia Williams, left, during first half action in their women's college basketball game Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006, in Austin, Texas. Texas guard Erika Arriaran is on the right. (AP Photo/Harry Cabluck)

Nov. 12, 2006

Box Score

AUSTIN, Texas -

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -Tiffany Jackson scored 24 points to lead No. 25 Texas to a 78-55 victory over Maryland-Eastern Shore in the Basketball Travelers Classic tournament Sunday night.

Jackson was 8-for-14 from the field and the free throw line. Erika Arriaran scored 15 points and Earnesia Williams added 10 for the Longhorns (1-0). Erneisha Bailey had 11 rebounds.

Kristi Veltkamp led Maryland-Eastern Shore (0-2) with 14 points.

Texas shot 39 percent from the field to 37 percent for Maryland-Eastern Shore.

The Longhorns led 38-27 at the half and held Maryland-Eastern Shore scoreless for the first 5:28 of the second half.