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Dec. 15, 2012

Tulsa, Oklahoma - The Tulsa women's basketball team will take on BYU today beginning at 3:00 pm Central at the Marriott Center in Provo, Utah. Fans can watch the Tulsa-BYU game live on BYUtv.org, Direct TV Channel 374 and Cox Cable Channel 137.

The Hurricane has won their last three contests for a 3-5 mark this season. Taleya Mayberry is posting a team-leading 20.1 points per game and has 30 assists, while Tiffani Couisnard averages a double-double with 10.5 ppg and 10.4 rebounds, and has team-bests of 17 steals and nine blocks. Kelsee Grovey adds 10.5 ppg and Loren McDaniel posts 7.4 ppg.

BYU has a 5-4 overall record this season, including wins in their last two contests. The Cougars are led by a trio of players with double-digit points, including Lexi Eaton with a team-best 15.6 ppg, while Jennifer Hamson and Kim Beeston net 14.0 and 10.4 ppg, respectively. Hamson pulls down 9.5 rebounds per game, Morgan Bailey has tallied nine blocks, and Haley Steed has 67 assists and 20 steals this season.

This will be the seventh meeting between the Cougars and the Golden Hurricane, as BYU leads the series 6-0. The last meeting was a year ago when BYU earned a 64-61 victory in Tulsa, Okla.