Nov. 18, 2005
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Dionne Marsh scored 24 points and New Mexico handed No. 12 Texas a rare home loss, 76-68 Friday night.
New Mexico (3-1) trailed 35-32 at halftime, but rallied by shooting 61 percent in the second half.
Tiffany Jackson and Erika Arriaran each scored 17 points for the Lady Longhorns (0-1), who lost at home for just the second time in 46 games. Carla Cortijo added 15 points for Texas.
New Mexico was 11-of-18 from the floor after halftime and sealed the victory by connecting on 20-of-25 free throws.
Marsh hit 13-of-17 free throws and Letz was 10-of-12 from the free-throw line.
Texas shot just 35 percent from the floor.