03/08 16:52 CST No. 23 Sooners earn Big 12 2nd seed, 97-67 at TCU
No. 23 Sooners earn Big 12 2nd seed, 97-67 at TCU
AP Basketball Writer
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) --- Buddy Hield scored 24 points and 23rd-ranked
Oklahoma clinched the No. 2 seed in the Big 12 tournament with a 97-67 victory
Saturday at TCU, the league's first team in 10 years to go through the regular
season without winning a conference game.
Isaiah Cousins and Cameron Clark had 18 points each for the Sooners (23-8,
12-6), who have won five of their last six games. Ryan Spangler added 10 points.
The last Big 12 team to go without a league win was Texas A&M during the
2003-04 season, when the Aggies were 0-16. That is the same mark Baylor had in
Jarvis Ray had 18 points for injury-plagued TCU (9-21, 0-18).
The Horned Frogs went 2-16 last season in their Big 12 debut, with one of the
wins being over Oklahoma in the regular-season finale. They also beat then-No.
5 Kansas at home last season.