The Norman Transcript

January 16, 2013

Osby leads Sooners over Red Raiders

By John Shinn
The Norman Transcript

NORMAN — Romero Osby scored 15 of his 17 points in the second half to lead Oklahoma to an 81-63 victory over Texas Tech on Wednesday night at Lloyd Noble Center.

The win lifted the Sooners to 12-3 overall and 3-0 in the Big 12 Conference. They haven’t started league play with three straight wins since 2009.

Buddy Hield added 16 points to go along with the freshman guard’s team-high seven rebounds. Andrew Fitzgerald came off the bench to add 12 points. Steven Pledger finished with 11 and Cameron Clark tossed in 10.

The Red Raiders (8-7, 1-3) were led by Dejan Kravic’s 20-point, nine-rebound effort.

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