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Oklahoma builds big lead early, tops Arizona 79-62

Dec 7, 2009 - 2:06 AM By JEFF LATZKE AP Sports Writer

NORMAN, Okla.(AP) -- Willie Warren scored 25 points, and Oklahoma relied on strong 3-point shooting to build an early lead on its way to a 79-62 victory against Arizona on Sunday night.

Tiny Gallon added 14 points and Tony Crocker scored 13 as Oklahoma (5-3) opened a double-digit lead in the first 8 minutes and never trailed.

Nic Wise scored 15 points and Jamelle Horne had 13 points for the Wildcats (3-4) in their third straight loss. Arizona committed 17 turnovers in its first true road game under first-year coach Sean Miller.

The Sooners attempted 12 of their first 19 shots from 3-point range and made five to build a controlling 27-11 lead.






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    Arizona 62, Oklahoma 79  FinalDec 7 12:05 PM


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    FINAL 1ST 2ND TOTAL
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    ARIZONA 26 36 62
    OKLAHOMA 44 35 79 FINAL

    HIGH SCORERS: ARIZONA - NIC WISE 15, JAMELLE HORNE 13, TWO
    PLAYERS WITH 9
    OKLAHOMA - WILLIE WARREN 25, TINY GALLON 14, TONY
    CROCKER 13

    Dec 6 8:53 PM


  • NCAA BB
    ARIZONA 26
    OKLAHOMA 44 HALFTIME

    Dec 6 7:48 PM