Alyssa Brito won the game for the Sooners in the eighth inning after an impressive defensive display from Liberty.
Oklahoma delivered the drama on college softball’s opening day.
The two-time defending National Champions were held at bay by the Liberty Flames, as the teams battled into extra innings at the Mark Campbell Invitational on Thursday night.
Patty Gasso’s high-powered offense stranded nine base runners through the first seven innings, meaning pitcher Nicole May would have to work around a runner starting on second in the top of the eighth as International Rules came into play for extra innings. Click here to read more.