The Norman Transcript

November 30, 2012

Sooners edge Demons

By John Shinn
The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger picked up his 500th career victory with the Sooners’ 69-65 win over Northwestern (La.) State on Friday night at Lloyd Noble Center.

Like most of the wins this season, the Sooners (6-1) didn’t have much margin for error. They never led by more than seven points.

Romero Osby led OU with 11 points, but fouled out after receiving a technical foul with 5 minutes remaining. Isaiah Cousins and Steven Pledger both finished with 9 points each.

Jalan West scored a game-high 13 points to lead the Demons (3-3).

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