Oklahoma vs Texas

Texas 72, Oklahoma 64


AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Freshman Sheldon McClellan scored a career-high 24 points and Texas rallied to a 72-64 win over Oklahoma on Wednesday night, avoiding what could have been a devastating blow to the Longhorns' NCAA tournament hopes.

McClellan's 3-pointer gave Texas (19-11, 9-8) its first lead, 59-58, with about six minutes left. He had a dunk in an 8-0 Texas burst in the final three minutes that opened a comfortable lead.

The win guarantees Texas will finish at least .500 in the Big 12, a critical mark for a team hoping to make its 14th consecutive tournament appearance. Texas closes the regular season Saturday at No. 3 Kansas.

Texas has won six in a row over Oklahoma (14-14, 4-13) and 13 of the last 15 meetings.

Romero Osby led Oklahoma with 14 points.

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Oklahoma Sooners
A. Fitzgerald, F325-92-261312
R. Osby, F305-123-451214
C. Clark, G346-140-0111012
S. Pledger, G315-130-020413
S. Grooms, G191-32-22334
C. Blair262-30-20434
C. Washington192-51-18005
T. Neal90-10-00000
C. Arent00-00-00000
Totals 26-608-1134101564
Texas Longhorns
A. Wangmene, F262-40-24034
C. Chapman, C111-11-24013
J. Brown, G397-166-765322
M. Kabongo, G390-61-22911
S. McClellan, G2910-181-230224
J. Holmes263-90-07016
J. Bond172-30-08024
S. Gibbs132-43-31038
Totals 27-6112-1836141672
Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Other games
UMass 88 Final
Temple 90
MU 61 Final
Cincinnati 72
S Florida 58 Final
Louisville 51
MD 64 Final
NC 88
Iowa St 72 Final
Missouri 78
Ohio St 75 Final
Nwstern 73
SDSU 66 Final
Boise St 53
UNLV 59 Final
Colo St 66