NCAA BASKETBALL: Penn State outlasts A&M
STATE COLLEGE — Maggie Lucas went for 26 points to lead No. 12 Penn State over No. 24 Texas A&M 66-58 on Sunday.
Penn State (7-3) got 14 points from Ariel Edwards and Tori Waldner pulled in 11 rebounds.
Texas A&M (6-3) was led by Courtney Walker with 20 points, while Tori Scott had 14.
The Lady Lions scored the first 12 points of the game, and the Aggies didn’t score until 10:57 of the frame. But A&M went on a 13-2 run to pull within one and tied it up at 15 on a pair of Rachel Mitchell free throws. Penn State went on an 11-1 run at the end of the half to hold a two point lead at half.
Penn State came out hot after the intermission, using a 9-2 run to stretch the lead to nine, and they never lost the lead again.