Fire in their bellies
OU's coach writes about winning the Big 12 regular-season title and more.
Editor's note: Oklahoma coach Sherri Coale will share a bi-weekly diary with ESPN.com for the rest of the season.
Feb. 23, 2002
We just clinched the Big XII championship! I think I lost 20 pounds about midway through the second half when we finally pulled away. Missouri played great; I have to give them credit. But we played heavy -- early anyway. Much the way we played in Austin earlier this week ... burdened. Being the lead dog in a race as brutal as this one can make you weary. ...
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