Senior Carlee Roethlisberger was coming off a career high 18 points against Texas Tech. She had averaged 11.8 her previous four games but sat on the bench for much of Friday's semifinal.
Roethlisberger picked up two fouls the first two minutes and didn't play the rest of the half. She picked up her third and fourth fouls the first six minutes of the second half. Roethlisberger scored six points in 15 minutes.
The only two OU players to foul out were guards Aaryn Ellenberg (4:02 left) and Whitney Hand (46.9 seconds).
Texas A&M grabbed 19 offensive rebounds that led to 16 second chance points and 36 points in the paint. ... A&M coach Gary Blair challenged Kansas City fans to show up for the title game, saying they're better than just 4,000 in attendance last season... OU had 20 turnovers but only seven in the second half.