COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Danielle Adams had 24 points and 10 rebounds, leading the eighth-ranked Texas A&M Aggies to an easy 87-41 win over Arkansas-Little Rock on Tuesday night.
Adams, last year's Big 12 conference newcomer of the year, had 20 points by halftime in the season-opener for the Aggies. It was the third double-double at Texas A&M for Adams, who transferred from Jefferson College before last season after being named junior college player of the year.
The Aggies led by 21 at halftime and outscored Arkansas-Little Rock 7-2 in the opening minutes of the second half to stretch the lead to 48-21. A 17-1 run later in the second half extended Texas A&M's lead to 69-26.
Arkansas-Little Rock (1-1) was led by Chastity Reed who had 17 points.
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