Horned Frogs overcome 24-point second-half deficit in victory
Junior guard tallies career-best 24 points
A.J. Alix recently scored 41 points in her final high school outing.
Zahna Medley led TCU with 21 points on the night.
Kansas 83, TCU 61
TCU beats Eastern Michigan 85-81 to advance in the Women's NIT.
The TCU Women's Basketball team beats UTRGV 97-73 in the first round of the Women's NIT.
The Horned Frogs fall to Baylor, on February 10, 2016.
Photos by Sharon Ellman
Photos by Patrick Green
TALKING POINTS: More than doubled point production from sophomore to junior seasons after addition of Raegan Pebley as head coach for Frogs.
SENIOR (2015-16): Named a preseason All-Big 12 Conference Honorable Mention selection.
JUNIOR (2014-15): Named a second-team All-Big 12 Conference selection... Competed in all 32 games with 26 starts, including 20 straight starts to close the season… Ranked second on the team with 11.3 points per game while also averaging 4.5 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.5 steals per contest… Led the team and ranked sixth in the Big 12 in field-goal percentage (.489)… Shot 51 percent from the field in Big 12 play, ranking fifth in the league… Led TCU and ranked 10th in single-season history with 161 made field goals… Scored in double figures in 18 contests with four games of 20 or more points… Tallied 10 or more points in 14 of 15 games between Dec. 30-Feb. 17, where she shot 54 percent (105-194) from the field… Started the streak in the nonconference finale against UC-Irvine, posting a career-high 24 points with an 11-of-14 effort from the field… Averaged 18.5 points and shot 59 percent (35-59) from the field in a four-game span as TCU went 3-1 against Iowa State, No. 16 Oklahoma State, Kansas and Oklahoma… Tallied 20 points and eight rebounds in TCU’s road win at Kansas on Jan. 14… Followed up with 23-point performance against Oklahoma, going 11-of-17 from the field… Rattled off 19 points off a 9-of-18 effort from the field to help lead TCU to first-ever win over Oklahoma State in Stillwater… Stretched double-digit streak to 10 games with 16 points (6-12 FG; 4-4 FT) in win over No. 14 Texas… Snagged career-high 12 rebounds against No. 3 Baylor in Waco… Posted 14 points and seven rebounds against Texas in Big 12 Championship… 21 points off 10-of-15 effort from the field in WNIT opening-round victory over Stephen F. Austin.
SOPHOMORE (2013-14): Competed in all 33 contests with 19 starts… Averaged 4.9 points, 3.1 rebounds, 1.9 assists and 1.3 steals per game… Led the team in assist-to-turnover ratio (1.4), handing out 63 assists to only 44 turnovers… Shot 34 percent (64-of-190) from the field and 71 percent (35-of-49) from the free-throw line… Scored in double figures in four contests while registering her second-career double-double with a career-best 20 points and 10 rebounds against Grambling State on Nov. 18… Tallied 18 points while handing out a career-high six assists against Abilene Christian, where she went 6-of-9 from the field and 6-of-7 from the charity stripe. Earned TCU Female Athlete of the Week for her efforts… Erupted for 16 points, a career-high six steals and six rebounds to help lead TCU past Oklahoma in the home finale on March 1.
HIGH SCHOOL: Totaled 2,228 points for her career at Klein Collins High… Ranked as high as the No. 18 overall forward in the country according to ESPN/HoopGurlz and a four-star prospect… Also rated the 73rd overall player in the country and the No. 16-ranked small forward according to Dan Olson Collegiate Girls Report… Was a McDonald’s All-American nominee after averaging 20.9 points per game as a senior while shooting 50 percent from the field… Also averaged 5.1 boards, 3.0 steals and 2.6 assists as a senior… Tallied 28 of her teams’ 60 points in an overtime loss to Pflugerville in her final contest… Earned Texas Association of Basketball Coaches All-State honors as a senior.
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