Sooner women beat TCU, 77-63

Courtney Paris scores 22 as Sooners win third straight. (AP Photo)

The 19th-ranked Oklahoma women's basketball team pushed their win streak to three games with a 77-63 win over TCU Wednesday night in Norman.

The Horned Frogs jumped out to an early 7-4 lead at the 17:01 mark of the first half, but the Sooners went on a 21-5 run over the next 10 minutes to take a 25-12 lead and never look back.

OU, who led by as many as 24 points at 61-37 in the second half, beat the Horned Frogs on the boards 50-28.

Courtney Paris led the way for the Sooners with her fifth double-double of the season — 22 points and 17 rebounds. She also tied her career-high with five blocks.

Erin Higgins also finished in double figures with 16 points. She was 4-for-8 from 3-point range.

Courtney's sister, Ashley Paris, finished with a career-high 12 rebounds.

With the win the Sooners improve to 6-1 while TCU falls to 2-3.

Oklahoma will hit the road on Saturday for a matchup with Oral Roberts in the Bertha Teauge Classic in Stillwater. Tip-off is scheduled for 1 p.m.

OU-TCU Box Score


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