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OU Basketball: Sooners survive second have flurry to top West Virginia

OU Basketball: Sooners survive second have flurry to top West Virginia

NORMAN, OK – Nothing comes easy for the Oklahoma Sooners.

Even after dominating the first half and taking an 18-point lead into the break, the Sooners had to withstand a second half flurry to complete their 75-72 upset of the No. 9 ranked West Virginia Mountaineers.

Senior leaders Austin Reaves and Brady Manek struggled for the second straight game, and Oklahoma had to rely on their depth to carry them most of the way.

 

For the entire story, head to https://www.si.com/college/oklahoma/mens-basketball/oklahoma-holds-off-west-virginia-75-71

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Ryan Chapman covers Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder for 107.7 The Franchise since 2019. Chapman has previously worked for OCCC's Student Newspaper, The Pioneer, where Chapman covered the Oklahoma City Energy, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder. During his time with The Pioneer, Chapman served as the Sports Editor as well as the Editor-in-Chief. Chapman is the cohost of the Sideline Warning Podcast as well as the Heisman Park Rangers Podcast, which both can be found on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and SoundCloud.

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