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Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle, right, shoots over Texas Tech guard Kyler Edwards (0) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Doolittle's 19 points lead Oklahoma past No. 22 Texas Tech

Feb. 25, 2020 11:41 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma provided a much-needed boost to its NCAA Tournament resume with a 65-51 win over No. 22 Texas Tech on Tuesday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Kristian Doolittle scored 19 points and Brady Manek added 15 as the Sooners (17-11, 7-8 Big 12) snapped a three-game losing streak....

Oklahoma State forward Cameron McGriff (12) shoots between Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21), Brady Manek, rear, and Jamal Bieniemy (24) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Feb. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

McGriff scores 28, leads Oklahoma State past Oklahoma 83-66

Feb. 22, 2020 8:17 PM EST

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Cameron McGriff stepped up to be the exactly player Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton has been looking for. McGriff, a senior forward, matched a career high with 28 points and helped Oklahoma State defeat rival Oklahoma 83-66. McGriff also was the primary defender on Brady Manek,...

Baylor guard Jared Butler (12) drives around Oklahoma guard Alondes Williams (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Butler scores 22, helps No. 1 Baylor beat Oklahoma 65-54

Feb. 19, 2020 1:10 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma seemingly had a chance before Jared Butler snuffed out the Sooners' upset hopes. The sophomore guard scored 11 of his 22 points during a crucial five-minute stretch in the second half, and No. 1 Baylor beat Oklahoma 65-54 on Tuesday night for its Big 12-record 23rd consecutive...

Kansas guard Marcus Garrett, right, takes the ball away from Oklahoma forward Kur Kuath (52) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Lawrence, Kan., Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Garrett's career-high 24 points lead No. 3 KU past Oklahoma

Feb. 15, 2020 2:52 PM EST

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Marcus Garrett has carved out a reputation at Kansas as one of the nation's best defenders, the kind of consummate leader and team-first player just about every team with national title aspirations needs on its roster. He wasn't known as a particularly good 3-point shooter until...

Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21) tries to steal the ball from Iowa State Prestiss Nixon (11) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Doolittle, Manek lead Oklahoma past Iowa St. 90-61

Feb. 13, 2020 12:16 AM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma could have been satisfied with its big win over West Virginia last week or looked ahead to visiting third-ranked Kansas on Saturday. Instead, the Sooners focused squarely on Iowa State. Kristian Doolittle scored 20 points to help Oklahoma roll past the Cyclones 90-61 on...

West Virginia guard Oscar Tshiebwe (34) goes up for a shot ahead of Oklahoma forward Kristian Doolittle (21) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Doolittle helps Oklahoma top No. 13 West Virginia 69-59

Feb. 8, 2020 5:26 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — It’d been awhile since Kristian Doolittle was Oklahoma’s top offensive option. The Sooners needed it Saturday and Doolittle delivered, scoring 27 points and grabbing 12 rebounds as Oklahoma knocked off No. 13 West Virginia 69-59 at home Saturday. Doolittle hadn’t...

Texas Tech's TJ Holyfield (22) rebounds the ball away from Oklahoma's Alondes Williams (15) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, in Lubbock, Texas. (Brad Tollefson/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal via AP)

Texas Tech beats Oklahoma 69-61 at midpoint of Big 12 season

Feb. 5, 2020 12:26 AM EST

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech coach Chris Beard kept telling his players they needed to avoid being in a one-possession game late with Oklahoma. The Red Raiders finally pulled away in the closing minutes to make sure Oklahoma standouts Brady Manek, Austin Reaves or Kristian Doolittle didn't have a...

Oklahoma St forward Cameron McGriff (12) shoots the ball over Oklahoma forward Brady Manek (35) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Manek scores 30, leads Oklahoma past Oklahoma State 82-69

Feb. 1, 2020 6:28 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Oklahoma typically utilizes a balanced attack, but Brady Manek quickly made Saturday's game an exception. He scored 17 points in the first eight minutes and finished with 30 to help the Sooners beat Oklahoma State 82-69. Oklahoma has three players who average at least 14 points per...

Oklahoma forward Kur Kuath (52) blocks a shot by Kansas State guard Cartier Diarra (2) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Manhattan, Kan., Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2020. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

Kansas State shuts down Oklahoma 61-53

Jan. 29, 2020 11:23 PM EST

MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger spent his college days playing for Kansas State and as a head coach has yet to pick up a win at his alma mater. Kruger lost his eighth straight game at Kansas State as the Wildcats held off the Sooners 61-53 on Wednesday night. “I don’t...

Oklahoma guard Austin Reaves (12) tries to keep the ball away from Mississippi State guard Nick Weatherspoon (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Oklahoma City, Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Kyle Phillips)

Manek leads Oklahoma past Mississippi State 63-62

Jan. 25, 2020 5:48 PM EST

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — On a day in which Oklahoma and Mississippi State both shot below 40 percent, it was fitting that a defensive stop decided their game on Saturday. Mississippi State could have won at the end, but with his team trailing by a point, Robert Woodard II missed a jumper from near the...