Undefeated women’s basketball takes down No. 9 Mississippi State, 53-47

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Texas center Imani Boyette scored a game-high 26 points in the Longhorns' victory over No. 10 Mississippi State (photo courtesy of www.texassports.com).

Texas center Imani Boyette scored a game-high 21 points in the Longhorns' 53-47 victory over No. 10 Mississippi State (photo courtesy of www.texassports.com).

By Blanche Schaefer

The No. 6 Texas women’s basketball team ground out its second consecutive victory over a top-10 opponent, defeating No. 9 Mississippi State 53-47 on Wednesday night.

“(The Bulldogs) were a physical basketball team,” Texas head coach Karen Aston said. “It was obvious that both teams were pretty concentrated on defense tonight, because it was an ugly offensive game.”

The teams combined for