OU Women Tip Longhorns

Saturday, January 5th 2013, 5:06 pm
By: News 9

Sharane Campbell scored 24 points to lead No. 17 Oklahoma past arch-rival Texas 78-70 in Austin on Saturday.

Campbell shot 3-3 from behind the arc and 7-9 from the free-throw line. Morgan Hook also drained all three of her 3-point attempts en route to 17 points while Aaryn Ellenberg added 18 points to lead the Sooners (12-2, 2-0) to their 11th win in 12 games.

Nneka Enemkpali had 14 points and 10 rebounds to lead the way for Texas. The Longhorns (7-6, 0-2) have lost four in a row and six of their past eight.

Oklahoma was 11 for 17 (65 percent) from 3-point range -- 9 of 11 in the second half -- and 51 percent overall from the field.

Next up for OU is a trip to face Big 12 newcomer TCU Wednesday at 8:00 p.m.