Kansas Falls to Texas A&M, 78-64
Jan. 15, 2006
LAWRENCE, Kan. - Despite 27 points and nine rebounds from senior Crystal Kemp, the University of Kansas fell, 78-64, to Texas A&M (14-3, 3-1), Sunday at Allen Fieldhouse. KU's record drops to 12-3 overall and 1-3 in Big 12 action.
The Aggies used a combination of stifling defense and clutch free-throw shooting to hand the Jayhawks their first loss in Lawrence this season. Texas A&M held KU to 42.6 percent shooting and connected on its final 12 free throws of the game to deny a late charge by the Jayhawks. Led by Morenike Atunrase's 29 points, the Aggies shot 54.7 percent and pressured the Jayhawks into a season high 20 turnovers.
Kansas will next be in action on Sunday, Jan. 22, when Oklahoma State will visit Allen Fieldhouse. Tip is set for 1 p.m., and the game will be aired live on Metro Sports of Kansas City.