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No. 6 Texas holds on to beat Arkansas-Little Rock 66-56

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Brooke McCarty scored 23 points and made all eight of her free-throw attempts to help No. 6 Texas rally for a 66-56 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on Sunday.

The Longhorns (7-0) trailed 48-35 after three quarters but used a 31-8 run in the fourth to pull away.

McCarty scored 16 of her points in the fourth quarter and finished 6 of 11 from the field, including 3 of 5 on 3-pointers. Kelsey Lang had 12 points and Imani Boyette had 10 for Texas, which outrebounded the Trojans 37-23.

Sharde' Collins led UALR (2-4) with a career-high 21 points. Alexius Dawn and Shanity James had 12 points each in the loss.

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