The Howard Payne University women's basketball team used 50% second half shooting to down Texas Lutheran University 79-68 Thursday evening at Memorial Gymnasium.
With both teams tied at 28-28 at the half, the HPU Lady Jacket went 18 of 36 from the field and 12 of 13 from the line in the second half to take the game 79-68.
recorded her first double double of her career with a career high 16 points and 11 rebounds. led all scorers with 18 points. finished with 16 points and nine assists. added 10 points.
TLU was led by Chelsey Stolle with 15 points followed by Ashley Robinson with 13 points. Chasmin Betters added 11 points and 12 rebounds.
The Lady Jackets are now 17-3 overall and 12-2 in conference. TLU stands at 6-15 overall and 4-11 in ASC play. Howard Payne will continue their road trip playing at Schreiner University in Kerrville on Saturday at 1:00 pm.
Information provided by HPU athletics department.