No. 3 Alabama and No. 11 Oklahoma will face off Jan. 2 in the Sugar Bowl at New Orleans, marking only the fifth time Alabama (11-1) and Oklahoma (10-2) have played each other. Meanwhile, SEC runner-up Missouri is headed to the Cotton Bowl, where the ninth-ranked Tigers will play No. 13 Oklahoma State on Jan 3. Oklahoma State (10-2) was on track for a Big 12 title and a spot in the Bowl Championship Series before a 33-24 loss to Oklahoma on Saturday.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant had 36 points and 10 rebounds and Oklahoma City turned a matchup of two of the NBA's best teams into a blowout with a 118-94 win over the Indiana Pacers last night. The Thunder (15-4) improved to 10-0 at home this season. They are the only Western Conference team to remain undefeated at home.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) - The game between the University of Arkansas Little Rock and Tulsa, originally scheduled for Saturday and rescheduled to Sunday, has again been postponed. Tulsa says inclement weather prevented UALR from making the trip to Tulsa on Saturday. Poor road conditions again prevented UALR from traveling yesterday. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Tricia Liston scored a season-high 23 points and No. 2 Duke gave coach Joanne P. McCallie her 500th career win, beating No. 17 Oklahoma 94-85 yesterday. Aaryn Ellenberg scored a season-high 28 points and Morgan Hook added a season-high 24 points for Oklahoma (6-3).
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