Scores

Final

S Carolina St 48

(4-8, 0-1 MEAC)

Oklahoma 83

(9-1, 6-0 home)

    Coverage: ESPN3

    8:00 PM ET, December 21, 2011

    Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Oklahoma

    1 2 T
    SCST 24 2448
    OKLA 39 4483

    Top Performers

    South Carolina St: O. Sanders 8 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 4 Blk

    Oklahoma: S. Pledger 22 Pts, 5 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

    Oklahoma 83, SC State 48

    Associated Press

    NORMAN, Okla. -- Steven Pledger scored 22 points and Romero Osby pulled down 18 rebounds to lead Oklahoma past South Carolina State 83-48 on Wednesday night.

    Oklahoma (9-1), which won its fifth straight game, outrebounded the Bulldogs 63-36 behind Osby's career-high performance that featured 14 defensive rebounds and 10 points. The Sooners committed just eight turnovers.

    Andrew Fitzgerald scored 17 points for Oklahoma.

    Carolina State (4-8) lost its sixth consecutive game.

    Shaquil Barber came off the bench to lead the Bulldogs with 12 points. Omar Sanders added eight.

    Oklahoma opened the game on a 9-2 run and frustrated the Bulldogs with its man-to-man defense. The Sooners turned up the pressure with a full-court attack that helped force nine turnovers en route to a 39-24 halftime lead.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    SCST
    OKLA
    Points 48 83
    FG Made-Attempted 20-59 (.339) 32-81 (.395)
    3P Made-Attempted 2-16 (.125) 6-21 (.286)
    FT Made-Attempted 6-17 (.353) 13-20 (.650)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 18 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 0 35

    2011-12 Season

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