David Patrick the Oklahoma Head Men's Basketball Associate Head Coach watched his team defeat road-weary Alcorn State 72 - 48, shooting a season-best 60%.
Umoja Gibson scored a season-high 17 points, hitting five 3-pointers, also a season-best, Jordan Goldwire added 11 points, Tanner Groves 10 with six rebounds for Oklahoma, who built a 34 - 15 halftime lead. Oklahoma led 20 - 10 after Gibson's first 3 of the game at 5:44 of the first half and maintained the double-digit lead from there.
Oklahoma made 27 of 45 from the field, including 9 of 21 from distance. Oklahoma scored 23 points off 16 Alcorn State turnovers, and had 18 assists on 27 baskets. Oklahoma went deep into its bench, playing all 15.