MBB: Oklahoma (6-3) vs. Tulsa (8-1)

The Sooners and Hurricane will tip-off at 3:30 p.m. CST today. The game will be televised on ESPN2.

The Teams
Oklahoma (6-3) vs. Tulsa (8-1) -- 3:30 p.m. (CST) -- The Ford Center -- Oklahoma City, Okla.

Media
Thursday's matchup will be televised nationally on ESPN2. Ron Franklin (play-by-play) and Fran Fraschilla (analyst) will call the action. The game can be heard on the Sooner Radio network on KOKC 1520 AM in Oklahoma City.

The Matchup
The Golden Hurricane come into Thursday's matchup 8-1 (all eight wins at home) and on a six-game winning streak under second-year head coach Doug Wojcik. They finished 11-17 last season.

Their signature win this season was over an Oral Roberts team that beat Kansas in Lawrence. Other than that, their list of wins are similar to the same type of cupcakes the Sooners have piled up their six wins against. Tulsa's lone loss came on November 21 on the road at North Texas, 65-63.

The Sooners lead the all-time series against Tulsa 25-11 (8-2 in OKC) and are 49-12 all-time in the All-College Tournament.

Oklahoma Game Notes | Tulsa Game Notes

Oklahoma Projected Starters:
F -- 32 --Taylor Griffin -- 6-7, 232, So. -- 7.0 ppg, 7.0 rpg
C -- 30 --Longar Longar -- 6-11, 228, Jr. -- 13.8 ppg, 7.2 rbg
G -- 2-- Michael Neal -- 6-3, 198, Sr. -- 11.7 ppg, 3.7 rpg
G -- 5 --Tony Crocker -- 6-5, 187, Fr. -- 10.3 ppg, 3.6 rpg
G -- 20 -- Austin Johnson -- 6-3, 160, So. -- 10.9 ppg, 3.9 apg

More on the Sooners
Roster | 2005 Stats | Schedule/Results

Tulsa Projected Starters:
F -- 4 -- Calvin Walls -- 6-9, 235, Jr. -- 7.9 ppg, 4.8 rpg
F -- 41 -- Charles Ramsdell -- 6-10, 218, Sr. -- 8.3 ppg, 4.2 rpg
G -- 1 -- Ben Uzoh -- 6-3, 185, Fr. -- 10.2 ppg, 5.0 rpg
G -- 5 -- Brett McDade -- 6-0, 170, Jr. -- 6.6 ppg, 3.0 apg
G -- 33 -- Rod Earls -- 6-3, 160, So. -- 12.8 ppg, 3.3 rpg

More on the Hurricane
Roster | Schedule/Results | Stats


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