Late Rally Falls Short For Mean Green Women's Basketball
DENTON (2/17/07) - Anshel Cooper scored 32 points to lead the Arkansas-Little Rock women's basketball team to a 69-63 victory against North Texas on Saturday night at the Super Pit. The Mean Green (7-18, 4-11) has lost four of its last five games.
The Mean Green (7-18, 4-11) has lost four of its last five games. The Trojans (19-9, 11-6) swept the series this season against
Brittney James and Tricia Lee led four players in double figures. James and Lee scored 13 points each, while Didi Wali and Sanetra Jackson added 11 points apiece. James has scored in double figures in the last four games, while Wali scored a season high and was two points shy of her career high. Sanetra Jackson came off the bench to score 11 points in 22 minutes of action.
James, Wali and Lee all hit three-pointers in the opening minutes of the game to lead
UALR used a 16-6 run to go into halftime ahead, 39-29. The Trojans scored three quick baskets at the start of the second period to take its largest lead, 45-29. UALR took its second 16-point lead, 54-38, with 12:31 on the clock.
North Texas returns to action on Monday, Feb. 19 when it faces