Texas Dominates UT Arlington 110-64, Jones and Harmon Shine with 21 and 20 Points, US


Updated: 10:10 AM, Wed November 15, 2023

Texas Longhorns Dominate UT Arlington in Convincing Victory

The Texas Longhorns showcased their dominance in an impressive 110-64 victory over the UT Arlington Mavericks. Led by Taylor Jones’ 21 points and Rori Harmon’s outstanding performance of 20 points, seven assists, and four steals, the No. 11 Texas team left no doubt about their superiority on Tuesday night.

The Longhorns shot an impressive 56% from the field, displaying their offensive prowess. Additionally, they outrebounded UT Arlington by a staggering margin of 57-27, asserting their dominance in the paint. Texas also capitalized on UT Arlington’s mistakes, converting 21 turnovers into 28 points.

Shay Holle contributed greatly with 17 points, while Madison Booker added 14 points to the Longhorns’ tally. Shaylee Gonzales and Khadija Faye each chipped in with 10 points. Gonzales, who currently ranks fifth among active Division I players with 2,025 career points, further solidified her impressive record. Harmon, the Big 12 preseason player of the year, climbed the ranks in the program’s history with 429 career assists, now placing her among the top 10.

Texas wasted no time asserting their dominance, with Jones scoring 14 points in the first quarter alone, leading the Longhorns to a commanding 27-12 lead. They continued their onslaught, extending their advantage to a staggering 61-29 at halftime, with an additional 14 points from Harmon.

While UT Arlington struggled to keep up, Gia Adams provided a glimmer of hope for the Mavericks, scoring 20 points on 9-of-18 shooting. Avery Brittingham also contributed 12 points for the Mavericks. However, it was clear that UT Arlington was no match for the sheer dominance displayed by the Longhorns.

Looking ahead, Texas will host Louisiana Tech for their next game on Sunday, hoping to continue their unbeaten streak. UT Arlington, on the other hand, will face off against UTSA on Saturday, aiming to secure their first victory of the season.

This impressive victory by Texas sends a clear message to their competitors in the AP Top 25 rankings. The Longhorns have established themselves as a formidable force early in the season, showcasing their offensive prowess, solid defense, and excellent teamwork. As the season progresses, all eyes will be on the Texas Longhorns as they aim to maintain their dominance in the world of women’s college basketball.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) Related to the Above News

When did the game between Texas and UT Arlington take place?

The game took place on Tuesday night.

Can you provide the final score of the game?

Yes, the final score was 110-64 in favor of Texas.

Who were the top scorers for Texas in the game?

Taylor Jones led the team with 21 points, followed by Rori Harmon with 20 points.

How did Texas perform in terms of shooting percentage?

Texas shot an impressive 56% from the field.

Did Texas dominate the rebounding battle?

Yes, Texas outrebounded UT Arlington 57-27.

How long did Texas hold a double-figure lead in the game?

Texas maintained a double-figure lead for the final 18 minutes of the game.

Which players contributed significantly to Texas' offense?

In addition to Jones and Harmon, Shay Holle scored 17 points, and Madison Booker scored 14 points for Texas.

How many points did Gia Adams score for UT Arlington?

Gia Adams stood out with 20 points on 9-of-18 shooting for UT Arlington.

What is the next game for Texas?

Texas will host Louisiana Tech on Sunday.

Who will UT Arlington face in their next game?

UT Arlington will face UTSA in their next game.

Where can fans stay updated with AP Top 25 basketball news and rankings?

Fans can sign up for alerts and updates and visit the AP women's college basketball hub for the latest news and information on rankings.

Please note that the FAQs provided on this page are based on the news article published. While we strive to provide accurate and up-to-date information, it is always recommended to consult relevant authorities or professionals before making any decisions or taking action based on the FAQs or the news article.

Ishan Joshi
Ishan Joshi
Ishan Joshi is an enthusiastic sports writer at The Reportify who keeps you informed about the thrilling world of sports. From match highlights to athlete profiles, Ishan brings you the latest updates and engaging stories from the Sports category. He can be reached at ishan@thereportify.com for any inquiries or further information.

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