TCU Stymies Southern Miss, 76-45
Feb 8, 2004
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Kim Ortega scored 15 points and Sandora Irvin had 12 points, 10 rebounds and four blocked shots to lead No. 18 TCU to a 76-45 victory over Southern Miss on Sunday, the Horned Frogs second straight win by more than 30 points.
Ebony Shaw, who set a new school record by playing in her 120th game, also had 12 points for the Horned Frogs (18-4, 7-2 Conference USA). Natasha Lacy added 10 rebounds for TCU, which beat Tulane 76-44 Friday.
TCU took advantage of 23 Southern Miss turnovers, turning them into 29 points. TCU also got 17 points off of second-chance shots while Southern Miss (14-8, 2-7) had none.
Irvin hit a jumper three minutes into the game that gave TCU the lead for good.
TCU shot 43 percent from the field while holding Southern Miss to 27 percent.
Michelle Poindexter led Southern Miss with 17 points.