TCU women get 1st win in Austin, 65-63 over No. 25 Texas

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Lauren Heard scored 26 points and TCU held on for the program’s first road win against No. 25 Texas, 65-63 in the Big 12 opener for both teams on Friday night.

Jayde Woods tied it for TCU at 63-all with 38 seconds left and Jaycee Bradley’s putback with 6 seconds left capped the scoring.

The Horned Frogs (10-2) built their largest lead at 58-49 on Heard’s jumper with 6:45 left in the game. The Longhorns (8-5) went on an 14-3 run with Lashann Higgs’ 3-pointer giving Texas a 63-61 lead with 57 seconds left.

Michelle Berry added 15 points and 11 rebounds for TCU.

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Higgs had 14 points, Joyner Holmes scored 12 and Sug Sutton added 10 for Texas.

The Longhorns had their largest lead at 22-14 and the Horned Frogs took control late in the third quarter with a 13-4 run.

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