Nov. 13, 2011
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Oklahoma set a program record for points scored in a half with a 69-28 lead at the break. The previous record was 66, set against Midwestern State (Wichita Falls, Texas) on Jan. 16, 1984.
OU's 62-point margin of victory was its largest ever in a season opener, its seventh largest at home and eighth largest overall in the program's history.
Oklahoma has now won 14 consecutive home openers and is 29-9 all-time in its first game at the Lloyd Noble Center.
The Sooners' nine 3-point field goal makes in the first half was one shy of the program record for a half of 10 versus Kansas on Feb. 25, 1998.
Ellenberg scored 28 points, the third highest total of her career. As a freshman, the guard scored 34 against Ohio State (Dec. 5, 2010), 29 versus Arkansas-Pine Bluff (Dec. 29, 2010) and 28 against Kansas (Jan. 23, 2011).
Ellenberg had a career-high six assists.
Griffin matched a career high with 14 point. Griffin also recorded nine rebounds and four blocks in 22 minutes played.
Griffin had perfect shooting for the game. The 6-foot-6 center was 6-for-6 from the field and 2-for-2 at the free throw line. Griffin had eight games as a freshman with 100 percent field goal shooting.
The redshirt-junior recorded her second career double-double with 18 points and 10 rebounds. Hand's other double-double came in her first game back from an ACL injury against TCU (Jan. 4, 2011) last season when she totaled 24 points and 11 rebounds.
Hook doubled her career best in assists with eight in Sunday's game. Her previous single-game high was four, set against UT-Pan American on Nov. 26, 2010.