No. 17 Oklahoma women defeat Texas 78-70

By The Associated Press Published: January 5, 2013
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photo - Oklahoma Sooners' Joanna McFarland (53) congratulates Sharane Campbell (24) after a rebound and is fouled with seconds remaining during the second half as the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) defeat the West Virginia Mountaineers 71-68 in NCAA, women's college basketball at The Lloyd Noble Center on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013  in Norman, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman
Oklahoma Sooners' Joanna McFarland (53) congratulates Sharane Campbell (24) after a rebound and is fouled with seconds remaining during the second half as the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) defeat the West Virginia Mountaineers 71-68 in NCAA, women's college basketball at The Lloyd Noble Center on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 in Norman, Okla. Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman

— Sharane Campbell scored 24 points as No. 17 Oklahoma defeated Texas 78-70 on Saturday.

Campbell made all three of her 3-point attempts, as did Morgan Hook, who finished with 17 points for the Sooners (12-2, 2-0 Big 12). Hook also had six rebounds. Aaryn Ellenberg scored 18 points for Oklahoma, which led by double digits for most of the second half after edging West Virginia at home on Wednesday, 71-68.

Oklahoma was 11 for 17 (65 percent) from 3-point range — 9 of 11 in the second half — and 51 percent overall from the field. Empress Davenport and Chassidy Fussell scored 14 points apiece for the Longhorns (7-6, 0-2), who have dropped four in a row. Nneka Enemkpali had 12 points and 10 rebounds, and Imani McGee-Stafford had 12 points and nine rebounds for Texas. The Longhorns held a 48-25 rebounding advantage but shot 40 percent.



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