Sooners Cruise Past Oral Roberts, 70-42

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
NOVEMBER 22, 2002

Nov 23, 2002

TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Caton Hill had 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead No. 23 Oklahoma to a 70-42 win over Oral Roberts on Saturday night in the Bertha Teague Classic.

Maria Villarroel added 12 points for the Sooners (1-1) and Dionnah Jackson scored nine points.

The Sooners had the advantage from the free-throw line, going 15-of-25, compared to the Golden Eagles' 3-of-6 performance.

Stephanie Clark and Leah Cannon led Oral Roberts (1-1) with 11 apiece. Cori Williston scored 10 points. Clark also had 14 rebounds.

Oklahoma led 15-9 when it went on a 9-0 run at 12:22 in the first half to increase its lead for good. The Sooners ended the half with a 36-18 lead.

The Sooners shot 44.6 percent from the field while holding the Golden Eagles to just 30 percent shooting.



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