Crocker hits six 3s and Oklahoma rolls past TCU 90-66
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP)—Tony Crocker had 20 of his 24 points before halftime while Oklahoma built a big lead on its way to a 90-66 victory over TCU on Sunday night.
Crocker made 6-of-7 3-pointers, including consecutive long-range shots that gave Oklahoma (6-2) an early 14-4 lead 5 1/2 minutes into the game. After Henry Salter made a layup for TCU (4-2), Crocker made another 3-pointer and the Sooners had a double-digit lead that kept expanding.
Omar Leary’s 3-pointer just before halftime gave the Sooners a 45-27 lead. Oklahoma led by as many as 34 points in the second half.
Oklahoma shot 55 percent (33-of-66), including 12-of-23 3-pointers. Crocker was 8-of-11 overall and missed only one 3-pointer.
Blake Griffin had 15 points for the Sooners, while Austin Johnson had 13 points with three 3s, and Longar Longar had nine points and 10 rebounds.
Salter had 18 points to lead the Horned Frogs, who have lost two straight after a 4-0 start. Kevin Langford had 11 points.