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December 22, 2013

Donahue lifts Pokes over Jackets

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Liz Donohoe scored 27 points to lead No. 13 Oklahoma State past Georgia Tech 68-60 on Saturday.

The Cowgirls (10-0) got 15 points from Tiffany Bias, while Kendra Suttles chipped in with nine points and nine rebounds.

Georgia Tech (8-3) was led by Tyaunna Marshall’s 14 points and 10 rebounds. Kaela Davis and Sydney Wallace both had 13 points in the loss.

Oklahoma State shot over 45 percent from the floor, including 5 of 16 from beyond the arc, while limiting the Yellow Jackets to just 31 percent shooting and 16.7 percent (4 of 24) on 3-pointers.

OSU broke out to a 10-point intermission lead as Georgia Tech couldn’t get anything going on offense, scoring just 24 first-half points on 8 of 36 shooting.

Tech held a 17-3 bench scoring advantage, but went 2 of 11 in the second half on 3-point attempts and couldn’t cut into the Cowgirls’ lead.

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