NORMAN (AP) – Aaron Calixte and Jamal Bieniemy both equally scored period highs with 22 points, and Oklahoma defeated West Virginia 92-80 on Saturday.
Kristian Doolittle scored 15 points and Brady Manek included 14 for the Sooners (18-11, 6-10 Big 12 Convention), who have won a few of 4 to fortify their circumstance for an NCAA Tournament bid.
Jermaine Haley scored a period-significant 23 points and Jordan McCabe included 18 for West Virginia (11-18, 3-13), which has dropped six of seven.
West Virginia won the initial assembly 79-71 on Feb. 2.
Oklahoma fell at the rear of in the early minutes prior to using demand. The Sooners shot 58 per cent in the initial 50 % to get a 42-28 guide at the break. Bieniemy scored 12 points in the initial 50 %.
Oklahoma led 54-41 in the next 50 % prior to heading on a 13-2 run to put the sport out of get to.
THE Big Photograph
West Virginia: The Mountaineers broke their five-sport dropping streak with a 104-96 triple-extra time gain around TCU on Tuesday, but they went appropriate back again to participating in the way they did through their skid.
Oklahoma: The gain strengthened the Sooners’ prospects of producing it to the NCAA Tournament. A household decline to a battling West Virginia squad would have been harming.
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Oklahoma hosts Kansas on Tuesday.