Oklahoma State's women's basketball team snapped an eight-game losing
streak to its in-state rival on Saturday, rallying to defeat Oklahoma
Despite struggling offensively in the first half the Cowgirls
(10-3 overall, 2-2 Big 12) trailed just 28-23 at the break.
The Sooners extended the margin to double figures in the second
half, taking a 46-35 lead with a bucket at the 12:47 mark. With OU
leading by 10 and just under 11 minutes remaining, the Cowgirls used an
11-4 run to pull within three with four minutes to go.
After the Sooners extend their margin back to seven at 63-56 on a
pair of free throws with 2:27 left, the Cowgirls closed the game on a
10-0 run to earn their first Bedlam Series victory since 2008.
Coweta product Jenni Bryan, who did not play in the first half, drilled a 3-pointer from the wing with 28 ticks remaining to give OSU its first lead of the game.
Freshman added a free throw and blocked OU's final 3-point attempt to end the game.
OU's Joanna McFarland led all scorers with 16 points, while Donohoe and Bias paced the Cowgirls with 14 points apiece.