No. 14 Oklahoma 70, Texas Tech 67


Saturday, February 17th 2007, 4:10 pm
By: News On 6


LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) Jenna Plumley scored a career-high 22 points to lead #14 Oklahoma past Texas Tech 70-67 Saturday in Lubbock.

The Sooners led by 11 midway through the 2nd-half before Tech used a 12-4 run to whittle the deficit to 61-58 with 4:46 remaining.

A 3-pointer by Tech's Raquel Christian tied it at 63 before the Plumley hit her sixth 3 to put Oklahoma (20-4, 10-3) ahead for good.

It was only the second start for Plumley, who is a freshman. She hit on 6-8 from beyond the arc.

Alesha Robertson and Patrice Edwards scored 16 points each to lead Tech (15-12, 6-7).

Courtney Paris scored 18 points and grabbed 16 rebounds for her 52nd straight double-double.

Oklahoma committed 15 of their 20 turnovers in the 2nd-half, and Tech took advantage, getting 16 points from the ones after the break.