Manning, No. 20 Oklahoma women rally past Oklahoma State
January 22, 2017
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — Maddie Manning sat on Oklahoma's bench for the final 4½ minutes of the first half, one of a multitude of Sooners who were struggling with their shots. Then, in the locker room at halftime, coach Sherri Coale called her out, challenging her to "own the game as a scorer."
Manning received the message. The senior guard scored 11 of her 20 points in the fourth quarter and No. 20 Oklahoma rallied for a 68-62 win over Oklahoma State on Sunday in the 100th women's basketball game between the Bedlam rivals.
"I heard from coach Coale and my teammates," Manning said. "Anytime...