No. 24 TexAnns overpower Zias

Freedom New Mexico: Liliana Castillo Eastern forward Celeste Belizario goes for a jump shot over Tarleton State center JoAnne Jones during the first half.

By Kevin Wilson: CNJ staff writer

Brittnie Haley and JoAnne Jones dominated near the basket to lead Tarleton State to a 64-50 win over Eastern New Mexico University Zias on Wednesday.

Britnie Haley collected 18 points and 11 rebounds and JoAnne Jones added 15 points and eight rebounds for the 24th-ranked TexAnns (19-4, 6-2 Lone Star Conference South).

Cat Clay led the Zias (6-17, 1-6) with 12 points and Clovis’ Vanessa O’Neal added 10.