Postgame Notes

Athletics Communications
By Athletics Communications
University of Oklahoma
MARCH 24, 2002

March 23, 2002




  • With tonight's win, Oklahoma moves to 30-3 and becomes the only women's basketball team in school history to post a 30 win season.

  • Oklahoma's 72-62 win over Texas Tech tonight marks the first time the Sooners have advanced to the Elite Eight. The Sooners are now 9-4 in NCAA Tournament action.

  • Oklahoma improves its record to 11-3 when playing top 25 teams.

  • With tonight's win, the Sooners have won 5 consecutive games against Texas Tech and 6 of its last 7.

  • Oklahoma remains one of only two teams to have both its men's and women's teams alive in the NCAA Tournament.

  • Junior forward Caton Hill became the school's all-time record holder in double-doubles with 15 points and 13 rebounds tonight. She surpassed Sooner great Phylesha Whaley's previous 25 double-doubles.

  • Sooner senior LaNeishea Caufield is 16-17 from the line in the final two minutes of the game.

  • Oklahoma extends its winning streak to eight games and pushes its neutral site record to 9-0.

  • Rosalind Ross has hit thirteen straight free throws, while LaNeishea Caufield had her free throw streak snapped at sixteen.

  • Oklahoma is a perfect 26-0 when making more field goals than its opponent ... OU is also undefeated when shooting more free throws (22-0), has more total rebounds (23-0) and more defensive boards (24-0) ... Oklahoma has had four players score in double digits in the same game 17 times this season.


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