That holds true for tonight when the Sooners (18-9 overall, 6-6 Big XII) travel to Nebraska (16-9, 5-7) for a 7 p.m. tipoff. As of Monday, the Sooners were in a fourth-place tie in the conference and still very much on the bubble for a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
A LOOK AT NEBRASKA
Nebraska started 0-4 in league play, but has since gone 5-3. The Huskers are 14-3 at home, including 3-3 in the conference.
The Huskers lead the league in scoring defense (60.3), but is near the bottom at 10th in scoring offense (67.9).
Offensively, center Aleks Maric leads the team with averages of 15.9 points and 9.8 rebounds. He also averages a team-high 1.8 blocks. He leads the Big XII in field-goal percentage (.560).
Oklahoma leads the overall series against Nebraska, 103-80 and has won eight of the last 10 and 11 of the last 15. Though Nebraska is 45-37 against OU in Lincoln, the Sooners have won three of the last four there.
Wednesday's game will air on the Sooner Radio Network (KRXO 107.7-FM in Oklahoma City; KTBZ 1430-AM in Tulsa; Sirius 143) with Bob Barry Sr. and Mike Houck announcing. The game will not be televised.