McGhee leads Sooners past St. Bonaventure

Aaron McGhee scored 19 points and grabbed 19 rebounds in the Sooners 80-74 win over St. Bonaventure (Photo by J. Pat Carter)

Aaron McGhee scored 19 points and grabbed 19 rebounds as Oklahoma improved to 4-1 on the year with a 80-74 win over St. Bonaventure Wednesday night in Norman.

Ebi Ere chipped in 17 points for the Sooners and Vidal Massiah and J.R. Bremer each scored a game-high 21 points to lead the Bonnies.

With the loss St. Bonaventure falls to 3-2 on the year.

Up next for the Sooners is Lousiana Tech at 4 p.m. this Saturday at the Lloyd Noble Center.

St. Bonaventure (3-2)
Massiah 7-13 3-8 21, Cheeks 2-3 0-2 4, Bremer 7-18 7-10 23, Green 2-9 4-4 9, Prato 3-8 0-0 6, Gansey 3-6 0-0 8, Shepherd 1-1 0-0 3, Methot-Lottin 0-1 0-0 0. Totals 25-59 14-24 74.

Oklahoma (4-1)
McGhee 8-11 2-2 19, Gilbert 3-5 2-2 8, Ere 8-13 0-0 17, White 4-5 0-1 11, Price 4-11 0-0 9, Detrick 2-7 4-6 8, Johnston 0-0 0-0 0, Selvy 3-9 0-0 6, Szendrei 1-1 0-0 2. Totals 33-62 8-11 80.

Halftime-Oklahoma 36, St. Bonaventure 35. 3-point goals-St. Bonaventure 10-23 (Massiah 4-6, Bremer 2-7, Green 1-2, Prato 0-1, Gansey 2-5, Shepherd 1-1, Methot-Lottin). Oklahoma 6-16 (McGhee 1-2, Ere 1-4, White 3-4, Price 1-3, Detrick 0-3). Fouled out-none. Rebounds-St. Bonaventure 28 (Bremer 7), Oklahoma 45 (McGhee 19). Assists-St. Bonaventure 10 (Green 3), Oklahoma 18 (Ere, White, Price 4 each). Total fouls-St. Bonaventure 17, Oklahoma 22. A-9,057.

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