Recap - Oklahoma State Defeats Texas 78-65
|Recap - Oklahoma State Defeats Texas 78-65|
Oklahoma State grabbed a 78-65 win over Texas on Saturday, behind an 18-point effort from Markel Brown at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
The winning margin fell right on the closing number of 13, meaning the game was a push for bettors.
Oklahoma State got 16 points from Le'Bryan Nash and another 14 points from Phil Forte. Marcus Smart contributed 3 assists, while Philip Jurick cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Texas got a 15-point performance from Julien Lewis, who was supported by 13 points from Javan Felix. Myck Kabongo had 8 assists in a losing cause for Texas, while Connor Lammert grabbed 6 rebounds.
Oklahoma State led at halftime, 37-31.
Oklahoma State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 34-32.