No. 15 Oklahoma women make 14 3s, beat SMU 97-74
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Madi Williams had 25 points, five rebounds and four assists and No. 15 Oklahoma made 14 3-pointers in a 97-74 victory over SMU on Friday.
Williams was 10 of 14 from the field, including 3 of 3 from distance, to reach 20-plus points for the 31st time in her career. Williams was one of six Sooners with at least two made 3-pointers.
Aubrey Joens scored 13 points, Skylar Vann had 12 points and seven rebounds, and Nevaeh Tot had 12 points and seven assists for Oklahoma (2-0), which shot 52.3% overall. Joens made three 3-pointers and went over 100 for her career.
Oklahoma took a double-digit lead with 8:51 left in the second quarter and it didn’t drop below eight points the rest of the way. The Sooners used a 17-7 run to start the fourth quarter to pull away.
Chantae Embry scored 20 points and Jasmine Smith added 19 points for SMU (1-1). Savannah Wilkinson had 12 points and 11 rebounds.
The Sooners play at BYU on Tuesday, followed by Utah on Wednesday.
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