Texas Tech Defeated at No. 16 Oklahoma|
Casey Morris had 11 points in the loss Saturday.
Jan. 12, 2013
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Aaryn Ellenberg scored 26 points, including Oklahoma's last 13, as the No. 16 Sooners held off Texas Tech for a 65-55 victory on Saturday night.
Oklahoma (14-2, 4-0 Big 12) led 52-48 with 4:48 remaining when Ellenberg hit a 3-pointer, jumper and 3-pointer on consecutive possessions to thwart a comeback attempt by the Lady Raiders (12-4, 2-2). She protected the lead by going 5 for 6 from the free-throw line in the final 1:32.
Ellenberg made 7 of 19 shots, including 5 of 10 from 3-point range. She had two blocked shots.
Joanna McFarland added 14 points and 16 rebounds and Nicole Griffin 13 points for the Sooners.
The Lady Raiders take on Texas (7-7, 0-3) at 7 p.m. CT on Wednesday in Austin.