South Carolina vs Oklahoma State Recap - Oklahoma State Wins 79-52
The battle between Oklahoma State and South Carolina didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as South Carolina was handed a 79-52 defeat on Friday at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
Oklahoma State won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 17-point spread as favorites.
Le'Bryan Nash had 16 points for Oklahoma State and Marcus Smart chipped in with 13 points. Marcus Smart had 5 assists for them, while Michael Cobbins was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 7 boards.
South Carolina got a 13-point performance from Jaylen Shaw, who was supported by 12 points from Tyrone Johnson. Tyrone Johnson had 3 assists in a losing cause for South Carolina, while Michael Carrera grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma State were victorious, as the score was 39-15 at the break.
South Carolina had a 36-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.