Baylor vs Oklahoma

Oklahoma 90, Baylor 76

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Sam Grooms scored a career-high 23 points, Steven Pledger had 17 of his 19 points in the first half as Oklahoma built a big lead and the Sooners held off Baylor's comeback attempt for a 90-76 victory on Saturday.

With the win, Oklahoma (18-8, 9-5 Big 12) remained ahead of the Bears in the conference standings and swept the season series after getting swept a season ago.

Grooms did most of his damage at the free-throw line, drawing frequent fouls as Baylor resorted to full-court pressure after falling behind. He went 15 for 17 on foul shots and Oklahoma went 39 for 45 to set season-highs in both categories.

Big 12 scoring leader Pierre Jackson scored 24 of his 28 points after changing shoes at halftime, but was unable to get Baylor (16-11, 7-7) any closer than 12 after trailing by 26 at the half.

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Scoreboard
Baylor (16-11)215576
Oklahoma (18-8) «474390

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Baylor Bears
C. Jefferson, F243-60-06116
I. Austin, C247-170-042415
P. Jackson, G378-239-1148328
A. Walton, G342-72-44046
B. Heslip, G264-100-020211
G. Franklin221-23-40056
D. Bello120-10-04030
R. Gathers70-10-02030
T. Prince71-30-04053
L. Rose70-01-22021
Totals 26-7015-2137113276
 37.1%71.4% 
Oklahoma Sooners
A. M'Baye, F351-64-44137
R. Osby, F316-95-780217
S. Pledger, G367-92-351419
S. Grooms, G303-915-1724323
J. Hornbeak, G224-64-450513
C. Clark231-43-43125
A. Fitzgerald130-24-42024
I. Cousins90-42-21042
T. Neal10-00-00000
Totals 22-4939-453872590
 44.9%86.7% 
Big 12
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Kansas16-231-53
Baylor12-627-811
W. Virginia12-628-924
Iowa St.12-624-1121
Oklahoma St.9-920-1340
Kansas St.8-1021-1457
TCU6-1224-1567
Texas Tech6-1218-14123
Oklahoma5-1311-20171
Texas4-1411-22157
 
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