Texas loses again, Pepperdine protest, Lauren Jackson news

Texas upset again:

Kansas State took down #20 Texas, 66-57.

Other results:

West Virginia held off TCU, 76-71.

Kansas edged Texas Tech, 71-67.

Oakland slipped by Green Bay, 70-67, ending the Phoenix’s eight-game winning streak.

Oklahoma beat Iowa State, 75-66.

#3 Baylor routed Oklahoma State, 69-52, for the 20th straight.

Full scoreboard.

Player news:

Former Florida Gator Antoinette Bannister has been charged with a second count of credit card fraud, on another teammate.

West Virginia’s Kayla Montgomery was suspended for tonight’s game for violating team rules. It’s her second suspension of the season.

Team news:

#1 South Carolina is unfazed by their upcoming bout with #UConn this Monday. One columnist feels that greatness awaits the Gamecocks.

LSU coach Nikki Caldwell wants her team to focus and stay confident.

Pepperdine protest:

A protest is planned for tomorrow at Pepperdine University in support of two former players in their lawsuit against the school for anti-gay discrimination.

Pro news:

Lynx coach Cheryl Reeve says the WNBA will be fine without Diana Taurasi.

The Chicago Sky reflects on a decade of existence.

Natalie Achonwa is back from injury, and hopes to play in the WNBA and for her native Canada this summer.

Lauren Jackson will miss the rest of the WNBL season in Australia to have surgery on her right knee. She wants to end her career on her own terms.