02/21 22:11 CST Wells has 29, Carter 28 in No. 21 Texas A&M women's win
Wells has 29, Carter 28 in No. 21 Texas A&M women's win
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) --- Kayla Wells scored a career-high 29 points,
Chennedy Carter had 28 and No. 21 Texas A&M defeated Tennessee 78-60 Thursday
Wells was 10-of-15 shooting, including 5 of 8 from the arc. Carter, the
Southeastern Conference's leading scoring coming in at 22.1 per game, was just
three shy of her season high despite missing all six of her 3-point attempts.
Carter set a school record with her 33rd consecutive game in double figures,
passing Danielle Adams (2010-11). Shambria Washington added 11 points and seven
assists while N'dea Jones had 10 rebounds.
The Aggies (20-6, 9-4), led by five at halftime before outscoring the Lady Vols
27-12 in the third quarter, shooting 69 percent with Wells scoring 13 points
and Carter 10. The lead reached 23 with 4:28 left in the game.
Evina Westbrook led Tennessee (17-9, 6-7) with 17 points. Cheridene Green had
11 points and 12 rebounds and Rennia Davis 10 points.