Olajuwon leads Oklahoma over Cal State Fullerton
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Abi Olajuwon
scored a career-high 25 points, Nyeshia Stevenson added 18 points and
No. 14 Oklahoma beat Cal State Fullerton 95-76 Wednesday night for its
sixth straight win.
Oklahoma (10-2) overcame 18 turnovers
to beat overmatched Cal St Fullerton (4-8). The Sooners outscored Cal
State 26-4 in the paint to go ahead 42-31 at halftime, but Fullerton
pulled within six with 9:22 to play before Oklahoma pulled away.
Lyndsey Grove scored 19 points for Fullerton and Megan Richardson had 18 points.
Oklahoma shot 61 percent for the game
and held the Titans to 42 percent shooting. Oklahoma forced 18
turnovers, which resulted in 32 points.
Olajuwon came in averaging 11.7 points per game, but made 11 of 16 shots.
Oklahoma will play No. 4 Tennessee Sunday in Knoxville, Tenn.
Updated December 30, 2009