Ponca City, OK

Now: 45 °F

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 54 °F | Lo: 49 °F

Tuesday

Hi: 58 °F 

Lo: 21 °F

Wednesday

Hi: 38 °F 

Lo: 26 °F

Thursday

Hi: 42 °F 

Lo: 32 °F

Friday

Hi: 50 °F 

Lo: 39 °F

Saturday

Hi: 55 °F 

Lo: 30 °F

No. 18 Oklahoma women beat Kansas 67-44 in a Big 12 opener

Ponca City Now - December 31, 2015 9:58 am

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) – Kaylon Williams had 21 points and nine rebounds and No. 18 Oklahoma beat Kansas 67-44 in a Big 12 opener on Wednesday night.

Williams, who averaged 16 points and 12 rebounds over the previous five games, had nine rebounds through three quarters but missed out on a fifth double-double in six games.

Oklahoma (10-2), coming off a 10-day layoff, won its 11th straight conference opener.

Derica Wyatt made four 3-pointers and scored 14 points for the Sooners, who outrebounded Kansas 47-30 – with 15 on the offensive end. Williams made nine of the Sooners’ 27 field goals.

Oklahoma led by 10 at halftime and went scoreless for the first three minutes of the third quarter, but Kansas could not take advantage and trailed by 11 entering the fourth.

Kylee Kopatich led Kansas (5-7) with 12 points and five rebounds. The Jayhawks were limited to 18-of-58 shooting.

 

Latest Stories

Kansas committee rejects bill to prevent earthquakes

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – A Kansas House Committee rejected a bill designed to prevent earthquakes triggered...

Oklahoma lawmaker delays resolution seeking judge’s removal

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) – An Oklahoma lawmaker says he’s decided to not push for a vote...

Man dies in Catoosa standoff

CATOOSA, Okla. (AP) – Authorities say a man is dead following a lengthy standoff with sheriff’s...