Texas A&M holds off Northwestern 77-68 on final day of Paradise Jam

Jordan Nixon hit all six of her 3-point tries and scored 25 points as No. 23 Texas A&M built a third-quarter lead and held off Northwestern 77-68 on the final day of the Paradise Jam.

Destiny Pitts added 15 points and nine rebounds for the Aggies (7-0), while Kayla Wells scored 15. Sahara Jones pitched in with 10 points and six boards off the bench. 

The Aggies pulled away from a 22-all halftime tie with a 29-19 third-quarter run. Pitts had nine points, 

Nixon hit three 3s and Burton scored eight -- all at the foul line -- in the pivotal quarter.

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