Bieniemy scores 17, leads Oklahoma past Oklahoma State 70-61
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Jamal Bieniemy made his second career start memorable.
The freshman point guard scored a season-high 17 points, and Oklahoma rallied from a 19-point deficit to defeat Oklahoma State 70-61 on Wednesday night.
In his first start last Saturday against Texas, Bieniemy made three 3-pointers in the final four minutes of a close loss. Now, he's taken another step forward.
McNeace leads Oklahoma past North Texas 73-57
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma has embraced its post-Trae Young identity, and it helped the Sooners win again.
Jamuni McNeace had 16 points and 10 rebounds and headed a strong defensive effort to help Oklahoma defeat North Texas 73-57 on Tuesday night.
Miles Reynolds scored 17 points and Brady Manek added 10 points and eight rebounds for the Sooners (6-1), who held North Texas to 27.5 percent shooting. It was the third time in four games that the Sooners held an opponent to 60 points or fewer.
Young’s 28 help Oklahoma top Kansas State, end 6-game skid
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Trae Young's entertaining act wasn't translating into wins for Oklahoma, and desperation had set in.
Finally, a more collective effort helped the Sooners snap their six-game losing skid. Young scored 28 points, his teammates chipped in, and Oklahoma topped Kansas State 86-77 on Saturday.
Young scores 31, leads No. 17 Oklahoma past Northwestern
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — After another dazzling performance, Oklahoma point guard Trae Young declared it the "best time to be a Sooner."
He might be right.
The freshman guard had 31 points and 12 assists to help 17th- ranked Oklahoma roll past Northwestern 104-78 on Friday night.
McNeace’s double-double helps Sooners beat Longhorns 70-66
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — This time, even without their leader, Oklahoma held onto a late lead and celebrated a win.
Playing for the first time without standout senior guard Jordan Woodard — who suffered a career-ending knee injury in a game three days earlier — Oklahoma hung on to beat Texas 70-66 on Tuesday night.