Southern records 14 steals in 79-60 loss to Texas Tech

Southern Women’s Basketball

Southern records 14 steals in 79-60 loss to Texas Tech
Southern guard Amani McWain (20) (Source: Josh Auzenne/WAFB-TV)

LUBBOCK, Texas (WAFB) - The Southern women’s basketball team took the ball away more than a dozen times but struggled with shooting it against Texas Tech on Monday, Dec. 21.

The Lady Jags (0-6) fell 79-60 to the Lady Raiders (5-2).

Amani McWain led Southern with 14 points and four steals. Nakia Kincey added 12 and Caitlin Davis chipped in seven.

Lexi Gordon had a double-double for Texas Tech with 25 points and 10 rebounds. Vivian Gray added 22.

The Lady Jags had 14 steals in the game. The Lady Raiders had a total of 22 turnovers.

Southern only shot 35% from the field to Texas Tech’s 57% and the Lady Jags were outrebounded 40-24.

Their next game will mark the start of SWAC play against Prairie View at the F.G. Clark Activity Center on Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021.

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