West Virginia women whip No. 22 Oklahoma State 82-48
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Bria Holmes had 19 of her 27 points in the first half and Tynice Martin 13 of her 20 as West Virginia routed No. 22 Oklahoma State 82-48 on Saturday night.
West Virginia shot 56 percent in the first half (18 of 32), with five 3-pointers, to open a 46-24 lead. The Mountaineers hit 9 of 15 with three 3s in the first quarter for a 22-11 lead and outscored the Cowgirls, who shot 32 percent with 10 turnovers by halftime, 24-13 in the second.
Teana Muldrow had 13 points for West Virginia (22-8, 11-6 Big 12), which beat at least two Top 25 teams for the sixth straight season. The Mountaineers were 13 of 24 on 3s and shot 55 percent overall.
After the game, Holmes’ longtime boyfriend Oterrious Diggins proposed to her during a television interview. She said yes.
Brittney Martin had 14 points and 16 rebounds for the Cowgirls (20-8, 10-7), who were 14 of 51 from the floor with 18 turnovers.