The Norman Transcript


February 20, 2013

Sooners blow by Red Raiders

LUBBOCK, Texas — Oklahoma overcame rain, sleet, snow, fog and foul trouble to roll by Texas Tech, 86-71, Wednesday night at United Spirit Arena.

The victory lifted OU to 17-8 overall and 8-5 in the Big 12 Conference and snapped a three-game losing streak to the Red Raiders in Lubbock.

Steven Pledger led the Sooners with 22 points while Romero Osby added 21. Amath M’Baye put together a double-double night with a 15 points and a career-high 13 rebounds in just 25 minutes.

Texas Tech (9-15, 2-11) was led by Josh Gray’s game-high 26 points.

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