Big XII: Sooner women advance to quarterfinals

Oklahoma's Caton Hill looks to pass around Texas A&M's Lynn Classen, back during the second half of OU's 60-47 first round win over Texas A&M at the Big XII Tournament in Dallas. Hill led the Sooners with 20 points. (AP Photo/Amy Conn-Gutierrez)

Senior forward Caton Hill scored 20 points as No. 19 Oklahoma (20-8, 9-7) advanced to the Wednesday's Big 12 quarterfinals with a 60-47 win over Texas A&M (9-19, 2-14) at Reunion Arena Tuesday night in Dallas.

Hill, who passed former Sooner great Stacey Dales for first place on the all-time chart with her 134th career start, ignited a 12-4 run with a three-pointer midway through the second half that broke a 35-35 tie and put Oklahoma in the lead for good.

The Sooners will play third-seeded Colorado (10-6, 18-9) in the quarterfinals at 8:30 p.m. on Wednesday. Oklahoma won the only meeting between the two teams, 78-58, on Feb. 18 in Norman.

Friday's Quarterfinal Matchups
#1 Texas vs. #9Iowa State, Noon
#4 Texas Tech vs. #5 Baylor, 2:30 p.m.
#2 Kansas State vs. #7 Missouri, 6 p.m.
#3 Colorado vs. #6 Oklahoma, 8:30 p.m.

OU-A&M Box Score: Big12Sports.com
Game Recap: Big12Sports.com

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