Layups: OU’s head trainer, Carolyn Loon, graduated from Ohio State in 1999 … Ellenberg blocked three shots her first 82 games as a Sooner, but has 10 in her last 19 games. Ellenberg is generously listed on the roster as 5-foot-7 … The Sooners and Central Michigan have never met … Of all NCAA statistical categories, OU ranks highest in 3-point percentage. It’s 37-percent mark is 10th in the nation. The Sooners rank lowest in steals, grabbing six per game to rank 321st.
Send-off: The Sooners are leaving Lloyd Noble Center at 7:45 a.m. this morning and will welcome well-wishers wishing to send them off in style. Fans are being encouraged to arrive early and park in the southeast portion of the arena’s lot. Sooner spirit squads and band will be part of the early-morning festivities.
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