TU Loses Tough One To Rice On The Road

      Taylor Hooker recorded her first career double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds, but Tulsa dropped a 55-48 decision to Rice on Sunday afternoon at Tudor Fieldhouse in Houston, Texas.{}{}TU fell to 10-12 on the season and 6-5 in the league.

      Chanice Scott finished one point shy of a double-double with nine points and a team-high 14 rebounds, while Tiffani Couisnard added eight points and six boards.{}

      The Owls were led by Brianna Hypolite with 19 points, followed by Nakachi Maduka with 13 points and a team-best 10 rebounds.{}{}Jessica Kuster added 10 points.

      Tulsa will return to action on Thursday, February 16th{}against UTEP.{}{}Game time is set for 7:00 pm at the Donald W. Reynolds Center.