Feb. 4, 2012
| Box Score
AMES, Iowa - It was a tale of two halves as the Texas Women's Basketball team fell to Iowa State, 71-56, on Saturday afternoon at the Hilton Coliseum. The Longhorns took a four-point lead into halftime but were outscored 44-29 in the second stanza.
UT suffered its third loss in as many games and has dropped four of its last five.
Yvonne Anderson led Texas with 19 points, including the Longhorns' first 12 of the game. Ashleigh Fontenette also recorded double figures for UT, finishing with 15.
The Cyclones' Chelsea Poppens scored 27 points to lead all scorers, 20 of which came in the second half. Lauren Mansfield added 11 assists.
UT will next take on the Kansas Jayhawks in Lawrence on Wednesday. Tipoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. Central.
-The Horns outrebounded their opponent for the second-straight game (35-31)
-Texas held a 31-27 lead at halftime ... the Longhorns are 11-1 when leading at the midway point.
-Iowa State's 28 3-point field goal attempts were the most by a Texas opponent this season
-Led Texas in scoring for the third time with 19 points
-Has reached double-figure scoring five times in the last six games
-Reached double-figure scoring for the 13th time this season and 39th in her career
-Reached double-figure scoring for the 13th time this season and 59th in in her career with 15 points
Anne Marie Hartung
-Led Texas in rebounding for the fourth time this season with eight rebounds