Online Now 588

Sooners fall to West Virginia

Christal Caldwell scored 24 points to lead West Virginia past No. 21 Oklahoma 82-63 Sunday at WVU Coliseum.

The game was Oklahoma's third meeting ever with West Virginia, but first visit to Morgantown, W. Va. The Sooners are 1-1 against the Mountaineers in Norman, Okla., after losing the first matchup between the schools in 1989 and winning 71-68 in Norman, Okla., earlier this season in the first Big 12 meeting.

Junior guard Aaryn Ellenberg scored 12 points for 1,487 in her career. She needs just five to pass Dionnah Jackson (2002-05) for 11th on Oklahoma's career scoring list and 25 points to pass Angi Guffy (1992-95) for 10th.

Junior guard Morgan Hook counted her 12th consecutive game with a positive assist-to-turnover ratio (five assists to four turnovers. Hook has 58 assists and 30 turnovers through eight Big 12 Conference games.

Senior forward Joanna McFarland has recorded double-digit rebounding totals in 10 of her last 13 games. For the third time this season, McFarland collected a career-high 16 rebounds.

The game was West Virginia's Play 4 Kay awareness game. The Sooners host their Pack the Place Pink night Thursday, Feb. 14, versus Iowa State.McFarland's five double-doubles in Big 12 Conference games leads the league.

Already have an account? Sign In