FORT WORTH, Texas — Roshunda Johnson’s basket with 9 seconds remaining lifted No. 11 Oklahoma State to a 49-48 victory over TCU Wednesday on a night Tiffany Bias became the Cowgirls’ all-time assist leader.
Bias had five assists for 712 in her career at Oklahoma State (18-2, 7-2 Big 12). She led the Cowgirls with 17 points. Johnson finished with 10 while Brittney Martin had 15 rebounds.
Oklahoma State trailed by as many as 13 points in the first half. OSU caught the Horned Frogs (12-8, 3-5) at 38-all on Kendra Suttles’ layup with 12:10 left and didn’t take its first lead until 10:30.
OSU was held to a season-low point total. The Cowgirls were also held to a season low for a single half with 20 points in the second half, but TCU scored only 14.
TCU was led by Natalie Ventress with 12 points and Zahna Medley 11. Latricia Lovings grabbed 12 rebounds.
Kansas St. 86,
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State ended a 13-game losing streak to Oklahoma with an 86-78 win at Bramlage Coliseum Wednesday night.
Kansas State (9-11, 3-6 Big 12) made 11 of 22 3-point attempts to outduel Oklahoma (13-8, 4-4) and its 42-30 points in the paint advantage.
K-State point guard Leticia Romero nearly amassed a triple-double with 23 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists.
Sooner center Nicole Griffin added a career-high 23 points. Morgan Hook scored 21 and Aaryn Ellenberg had 16 in an off-shooting night where she was 1-for-10 from beyond the arc.
Ellenberg passed former Sooners LaNeishea Caufield and Danielle Robinson for fourth on Oklahoma’s and 11th on the Big 12 Conference’s career scoring lists.
The Sooners host Oklahoma State, 49-48 winners over TCU Wednesday, for Bedlam at 2 p.m. Saturday.
Tulsa 79, North Texas 63
DENTON, Texas — Kadan Brady hit a career-high 19 points to lead four Hurricane in double figures. Ashley Clark added 15, Mariah Turner scored 14 and Kelsee Grovey tallied 13 points.
TU moved to 10-7 on the season and 4-2 in Conference USA, while UNT fell to 8-12 overall and 2-5 in the league.