AUSTIN, Texas —
Aaryn Ellenberg had a career-high 37 points but the Sooners blew a 12-point halftime lead and lost to Texas 79-74 in overtime Wednesday. It was OU's second straight overtime loss after falling to Iowa State 82-75 in Norman on Sunday.
Sixteen second half turnovers contributed to giving away the lead.
Ellenberg knocked down 13 of 27 shots, 4 of 9 3-point attempts and 7 of 10 free throws.
The game tipped off at 11 a.m. and played host to an expected 6,000 Central Texas elementary school students inside Frank Erwin Arena.