McCarty leads No. 8 Texas to a 71-58 win over TCU

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) Brooke McCarty scored 16 points and matched a career-best with eight assists and No. 8 Texas defeated TCU 71-58 Saturday.

The Longhorns (26-2, 15-2 Big 12) can tie Baylor for the conference championship with a win in Waco on Monday night in the final regular season game.

McCarty, a sophomore guard, made four 3-pointers. Imani Boyette, one of four seniors playing in their final regular season home game, contributed 12 points and nine rebounds.

Zahna Medley led TCU (15-13, 7-10) with 15 points. Jada Butts scored 12.

The Longhorns have won 15 Big 12 games for the first time since 2002-03, when they reached the NCAA Final Four. Texas finished 15-1 that season.