Jeff Capel has brought the OU men’s basketball program to new heights but even with their #5/6 ranking the Sooners learned that they aren’t good enough to sleep walk on teams in the Big 12 Conference. Playing scrappy defense and shoot three point shots at an alarming pace the Nebraska Cornhuskers built a first half lead of as many as 7 points at one time and led 38-32 at the intermission.
Apparently the alarm clock went off at halftime as OU unleashed the beast by feeding the ball to Blake Griffin and outscored the Huskers 40-23 over the final 20 minutes of the game in route to a 72-61 win.
I’ve been critical of
Another area I’ve been critical in is with turnovers. Perhaps it’s the Coach from the Recliner coming out in me but turnovers are wasted points and it drives me nuts to see them. OU was exceptional at ball protection Wednesday night especially in light of the fact that
Where’d Willie Go?
Willie Warren entered the game as