KANSAS CITY, Mo. - In a battle to determine who gets to continue and play for the Big 12 Championship, Texas and Iowa State needed an overtime to settle it. No. 3 Texas beat No. 2 Iowa State 82-73.
Freshman Rori Harmon scored a season high 30 points, 15 points coming from three pointers, and nine free throws. Harmon played every second of the 45 minute game and was the player of the game.
In the second half, Lauren Ebo came alive and took control scoring 14 points with seven rebounds, four blocks, and three steals. Deyona Gaston scored 13 points and yanked down 10 rebounds. Joanne Allen-Taylor scored 13 points also and played every second of the 45 minute game.
After the game head coach Vic Schaefer commented, "The one things that we don't ever do. And it was on the board yesterday, it was on the board today, is nobody -- don't let anybody think somebody plays harder than the University of Texas. At the end of the day, win or lose, if we did everything we could, we left it all on the floor, I'm good.
And I'm good."
Coach Schaefer gave a power message after the game you will want to watch and also you will get to hear from the players Rori Harmon and Joanne Allen-Taylor.