FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Kysre Gondrezick scored a career-excessive 30 capabilities and No. 24 West Virginia defeated TCU 79-70 on Saturday for the Mountaineers’ eighth straight victory.
Gondrezick used to be 9-of-17 capturing, made all 10 of her free throws, and had a career-tying nine assists plus four steals. Esmery Martinez added a career-excessive 23 capabilities on 9-of-12 capturing with eight rebounds because the Mountaineers (13-2, 7-2) joined a multiple-team tie atop the Sizable 12.
Lauren Heard scored a career-excessive 34 capabilities on 12-of-16 capturing, making all nine of her free throws and adding five assists for the Horned Frogs (7-8, 2-8).
Heard scored 14 straight capabilities in the fourth quarter and had TCU within seven with two minutes final but got no closer with Gondrezick scoring six of the Mountaineers’ eight capabilities in the closing minute.
Gondrezick made two 3-pointers and scored eight capabilities and Kirsten Deans added five capabilities right thru a 16-2 third-quarter hasten that gave West Virginia its best lead at 14 before Heard ended the quarter with a three-point play.
Gondrezick scored 14 capabilities in the first half of and Martinez 13. Neither team led by greater than four in the hole two quarters with consecutive baskets by Gondrezick leading to a 38-35 lead on the damage.
Heard scored 13 capabilities in the first half of to dawdle Amy Okonkwo (1,324) because the No. 10 scorer in TCU history. Heard has 1,346 in her career. She furthermore grew to develop to be the first TCU participant since Okonkwo in March 2019 to rating 30.