Enemkpali, defense send Texas over TAMU-CC, 79-30

AP - Sports

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Nneka Enemkpali tied a Texas record with her fifth consecutive double-double Friday and the No. 13 Longhorns stifled winless Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 79-30.

Enemkpali had 11 points, 18 rebounds and three blocks for Texas (5-0) and Imani McGee-Stafford scored 20 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

Texas held Texas A&M-Corpus Christi to just 15 percent shooting for the game, allowing just nine field goals, and led 46-9 at halftime. The nine points tied a Texas record for the fewest allowed in a half.

Enemkpali's double-double streak ties the school mark set by Tiffany Jackson in 2006.

Janae Blount led the Islanders (0-8) with 14 points, seven rebounds and four steals. She was the only Islanders player to make more than one basket.

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