Mercer vs Oklahoma

Oklahoma pounds Mercer 96-82

By Michael Kinney
Associated Press
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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Buddy Hield scored 20 points to lead Oklahoma to a 96-82 victory over Mercer on Monday.

Hield shot 6-for-11 from the floor to pace the Sooners (6-1). Ryan Spangler added 20 points and 13 rebounds. Cameron Clark scored 19 points.

Monty Brown led the Bears (5-4) with 16 points. Sophomore Phillip Leonard came off the bench to post 12 points in the defeat. He was 7-for-9 from the free throw line.

Oklahoma put the game away in the second half when Hield led them on an 18-0 run. The sophomore guard scored 11 points during a four minute span and Mercer was unable to recover.

Mercer entered the game allowing only 73 points per game and holding opponents to 40 percent shooting. Oklahoma shot 30-for-59 on the night.

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Scoreboard
Mercer (5-4)325082
Oklahoma (6-1) «455196

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