NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Blake Griffin set new career-highs with 40
points and 23 rebounds to break a school record with his 22nd
double-double of the season, and No. 2 Oklahoma throttled Texas
Tech 95-74 Saturday for its 13th straight win.
Griffin became only the third player in Oklahoma history to
record at least 40 points and 20 rebounds in a game, joining Wayman
Tisdale and Alvan Adams. Those two have their jersey numbers
hanging in the rafters at the Lloyd Noble Center.
Griffin threw down a pair of two-handed jams off lobs during a
10-0 run that put the Sooners (25-1, 11-0 Big 12) ahead 61-41 in
the second half. And he wasn't done.
He added a few more pirouetting layups under the basket and
finished his scoring with a two-handed jam that resulted in a
Nick Okorie scored a career-high 24 points to lead Texas Tech
(12-13, 2-8) in its 11th straight road loss.
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