No. 25 Texas 78, Maryland-Eastern Shore 55
Nov. 12, 2006
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.