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Texas clips Buffs in final seconds

No. 21 Texas wins 3rd straight thanks to Schreiber’s 20

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BOULDER, Colo. — Heather Schreiber scored 20 points and hit two free throws in the last 6 seconds to lead No. 21 Texas to a 70-68 comeback victory over No. 16 Colorado on Sunday

Stacy Stephens added 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Tracy Cook had 11 points as Texas (10-2, 2-0 Big 12) won its third straight. Texas overcame a seven-point halftime deficit to beat Colorado (10-5, 0-2) for the fourth time in five meetings.

Mandy Nightingale led Colorado with 16 points. Tera Bjorklund added 15 points for the Buffaloes, who hit only 11 of 34 shots in the second half.

IOWA 90, NO. 10 PURDUE 75: At Iowa City, Iowa. Lindsey Meder scored 19 points and Iowa held off a late charge by Purdue.

Beatrice Bullock added a career-high 16 points for Iowa (9-5, 2-2 Big Ten), which got a big lift off the bench from Jerica Watson in beating Purdue (11-3, 2-2) for the third straight time.

Shereka Wright led Purdue with 26 points, matching her career high. Purdue's other losses this season had been to No. 3 Oklahoma and No. 12 Wisconsin.

NO. 11 DUKE 91, WAKE FOREST 46: At Durham, N.C., Iciss Tillis and Monique Currie had 20 points each as Duke beat Wake Forest.

Duke (12-3, 4-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) used a 24-7 run to take a 48-30 lead at halftime. The Blue Devils were 17-of-34 from the field in the first half, including 8-for-13 from 3-point range, and shot 49 percent overall.

Wake Forest (6-8, 0-4) shot just 34 percent and was 4-for-19 from 3-point range. Tiffani Listenbee and Tonia Brown had 14 each for the Demon Deacons.

NO. 12 WISCONSIN 89, NO. 18 MICHIGAN 74: At Madison, Wis., Tamara Moore scored 21 of her season-high 26 points in the second half as Wisconsin won its 12th straight game.

Jessie Stomski added 21 points for Wisconsin (13-1, 4-0 Big Ten), which matched its best-ever start. Wisconsin also went 13-1 to start the 1982-83 season. The Badgers' 14th consecutive home victory also matched a school record.

LeeAnn Bies scored a career-high 27 points and added 13 rebounds for Michigan (11-4, 1-3).

NO. 14 SOUTH CAROLINA 79, MISSISSIPPI ST. 64: At Starkville, Miss., Petra Ujhelyi scored 20 points, and Jocelyn Penn added 17 to help South Carolina beat Mississippi State.

South Carolina (14-1, 2-0 Southeastern Conference) led 39-23 at halftime behind 60 percent shooting from the floor.

Tan White scored 25 points for Mississippi State (10-5, 1-1).

NO. 15 FLORIDA 70, NO. 17 AUBURN 61: At Auburn, Ala., Monique Cardenas had 19 points and nine rebounds and Vanessa Hayden added 15 points and 18 rebounds as Florida beat Auburn.

Brandi McCain added 11 points for Florida (11-4, 1-1 Southeastern Conference). Le'Coe Willingham led Auburn (12-2, 0-1) with 15 points, 10 rebounds and four assists.