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BIG 12/SEC CHALLENGE - Reed Arena - College Station, TX

No. 18 Texas A&M falls to No. 11 WVU

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COLLEGE STATION, Texas -- No. 18 Texas A&M fell 70-56 to No. 11 West Virginia on a cold shooting night for the women's basketball team at Reed Arena in the Big 12/SEC Challenge.

The Aggies (6-2) led 36-33 midway through the third quarter, but the Mountaineers (7-0) took control of the game with a 15-2 run to close out the quarter. West Virginia led 30-28 at halftime.

Chennedy Carter led the Aggies with 20 points, her third 20+ point effort of her eight-game career. Khaalia Hillsman had a double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds, and Jasmine Lumpkin added 11. Anriel Howard led the Aggies with 12 rebounds.

Texas A&M posted season-lows with a 33.3% field goal percentage, a 25.0% 3-point percentage and a 57.1% free throw percentage.

The Mountaineers were led by Teana Muldrow, who scored a game-high 24 points. The teams combined for only three bench points, a 3-pointer by A&M's Lulu McKinney.

The Aggies return to action on Wednesday, December 6 to host TCU in the annual Elementary School Day game. The game, which is also the Maggie Dixon Classic, starts at a special 11 a.m. tip time on SEC Network.