Texas Falls 73-67 to Oklahoma - Recap
|Texas Falls 73-67 to Oklahoma - Recap|
Texas was scorched by Romero Osby for 29 points as Oklahoma defeated them 73-67 in NCAA action on Monday.
Oklahoma won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread.
Amath M'Baye had 15 points for Oklahoma and Buddy Hield chipped in with 12 points. Buddy Hield had 4 assists for them, while Romero Osby was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Texas got a 25-point performance from Sheldon McClellan, who was supported by 12 points from Ioannis Papapetrou. Javan Felix had 3 assists in a losing cause for Texas, while Julien Lewis grabbed 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oklahoma were victorious, as the score was 30-26 at the break.
Texas had a 34-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.