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Aaryn Ellenberg scored 26 points and Joanna McFarland had 24 points and 11 rebounds Wednesday night to lead No. 16 Oklahoma to an 85-79 victory over TCU.
Morgan Hook had 13 points and 12 assists. Her three-point play with 1:33 to play put the Sooners (13-2, 3-0 Big 12) ahead 79-77, and they maintained the lead after that.
Ellenberg was 6 of 15 from behind the 3-point line, accounting for all but one of Oklahoma's long-range baskets. The Sooners shot 49 percent from the field.
Natalie Ventress led TCU (7-7, 0-3) with 27 points. Zahna Medley had 11 points and 13 assists for the Horned Frogs, who led 44-39 at halftime.
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The TCU Horned Frogs will be loaded with returning starters when they begin their second season of Big 12 play this fall.
One of those won't be receiver Josh Boyce.
Boyce, who is among the program's all-time leaders in receptions, receiving yards and touchdown receptions, has decided to declare for the NFL Draft and give up his final year of eligibility.
The Oklahoma Sooners continue to lose underclassmen to the NFL Draft.
Earlier this week wide receiver Kenny Stills and defensive back Tony Jefferson opted to skip their senior year with the Sooners and Wednesday linebacker Tom Wort joined them.
"We wish Tom the very best as he concludes his time at the University of Oklahoma," head coach Bob Stoops said. "Tom has...
Middle linebacker Tom Wort will skip his senior season at Oklahoma and declare his eligibility for the NFL draft.
Coach Bob Stoops announced Wednesday that Wort would not be back for next season, noting that he had already earned his degree.
He's the third Oklahoma player who's leaving early, joining safety Tony Jefferson and receiver Kenny Stills.
Wort started 33 games...
Declaring for the 2013 NFL draft, Josh Boyce now enters a crowded receiving class that features a vast array of skill-specific prospects, many of whom can be expected to contribute right away as a rookie.
Boyce, himself, has a high upside to develop, along with solid production as a three-year starter.
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“If you can’t play defense, people will beat your ass.”
Legendary Oklahoma coach Barry Switzer made that statement to the Tulsa World three days after the Sooners lost to Kansas State last year. And the King is right.
The Sooners played horrible defense in 2012—ranking 45th in total defense by giving up nearly 379 yards a game and 40th in scoring by allowing 24.2...
The TCU Horned Frogs are once again hot on the trail of a couple of Georgia's top prospects. With Jordan Moore and Zach Jackson signing in the 2012 class, the Frogs hope the trend continues in 2013 with Polite-Bray and Joshua Outlaw.