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Texas A&M 69, Arkansas 67


Associated Press

COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Kayla Wells had a season-high 21 points and Jordan Nixon made a layup with eight seconds remaining to lift No. 7 Texas A&M to a 69-67 win over No. 16 Arkansas.

A 3-pointer by Amber Ramirez tied it at 67-all with less than 90 seconds to go. Both teams missed a shot on their next possession before Nixon drove into the lane for the basket to put the Aggies up for good.

Ramirez missed a 3-point attempt after that to secure A&M's sixth straight win.

This victory comes after the Aggies (18-1, 9-1 SEC) escaped with a 74-73 win in Fayetteville in the first meeting with Arkansas (14-7, 4-6) this season.

The Razorbacks were led by Ramirez, who had 21 points, with five 3-pointers to give her four straight games with five or more 3s. The Aggies did a good job of slowing down leading scorer Chelsea Dungee, who finished with 12 points, after entering the game averaging 22.4.

Texas A&M led by 8 after three and opened the fourth quarter with a 6-2 spurt to make it 62-50 with about seven minutes to go. The Razorbacks took over after that, scoring 11 straight points, with five from Amber Ramirez, to tie it at 62-all with three minutes remaining.

Wells scored A&M's first points in more than four minutes with a 3-pointer soon after that to put the Aggies on top.

The Aggies were up by 5 in the third before the Razorbacks used an 8-0 run, with five points from Erynn Barnum, to take a 47-44 lead.

Texas A&M ending its scoring drought soon after that and ended the quarter with a 12-1 run to take a 56-48 lead into the fourth quarter.

February 7, 2021


Arkansas
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
T. Thomas F 19 1-1 0-0 0-0 1-3 1 1 0 0 4 2
A. Ramirez G 37 7-15 2-2 5-10 0-1 0 0 1 1 3 21
C. Dungee G 34 4-11 2-2 2-4 1-7 2 1 1 4 4 12
D. Slocum G 34 2-9 0-0 0-4 0-1 4 0 0 0 3 4
M. Daniels G 29 5-12 0-0 3-6 0-2 3 0 1 1 2 13
E. Barnum 20 4-4 2-4 0-0 0-3 0 1 3 2 2 10
M. Davis 13 2-3 1-2 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 1 0 5
J. Mason 13 0-2 0-0 0-2 0-1 1 0 0 0 1 0
D. Oberg 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals   200 25-57
(.439)
7-10
(.700)
10-26
(.385)
2-18 11 3 6 9 19 67


Texas A&M
Player Pos Min FG-FGA FT-FTA 3P-3PA OR-TR Ast Blk Stl TO PF Pts
N. Jones F 28 1-7 3-4 0-0 4-13 2 0 0 3 3 5
C. Johnson C 31 6-8 1-4 0-0 2-7 1 0 2 3 4 13
K. Wells G 39 7-13 6-8 1-2 1-5 4 0 0 3 3 21
A. Wilson G 32 6-13 0-0 2-3 1-10 2 2 0 2 2 14
J. Nixon G 21 2-4 0-0 1-2 0-1 4 0 0 3 4 5
M. Green 15 2-3 0-0 0-0 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 4
D. Pitts 14 0-2 0-0 0-1 2-2 1 0 0 1 0 0
Z. Green 10 1-3 0-0 0-0 2-3 0 0 0 0 0 2
E. Tofaeono 5 1-1 0-0 0-0 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 2
A. Morris 4 1-2 1-2 0-0 0-1 1 0 0 2 0 3
S. Jones 1 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals   200 27-56
(.482)
11-18
(.611)
4-8
(.500)
14-46 17 2 2 17 16 69



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