Prairie View A&M Panthers
Texas Tech has relied on its youth this season. Sunday, the Red Raiders started a senior, a junior and three freshmen, tied for the sixth-youngest starting lineup nationally.
Texas A&M coach Gary Blair appreciated his program’s top 10 ranking to start the season. But he realizes the Aggies still must earn it.
Alcorn State scored big in Prairie View 77-48 on Saturday.
Despite an awful night of shooting from long range for the Aggies, Texas A&M eased past Prairie View A&M 75-65 on Tuesday night before 4,194 fans in Reed Arena.
Karla Gilbert led No. 16 Texas A&M with 15 points in a 76-27 romp over Prairie View A&M on Wednesday night.
The padlocks come off the gates as the State Fair of Texas opens in Dallas with food, festivities and football. The 127th annual expo opens Friday at Fair Park.
Brittney Griner had 33 points, 10 rebounds, six blocks and another dunk, and defending champion Baylor opened the NCAA tournament with an 82-40 victory against Prairie View A&M on Sunday night.
TCU and Prairie View A&M got their first tastes of life without key players on Sunday. The participants agreed the first impression was an ugly one.
Texas A&M coach Billy Kennedy described the Aggies’ 81-59 victory over Prairie View A&M as “ugly” five times on Thursday night – and the disjointed affair likely deserved more.