NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Romero Osby scored 17 points, all but two in the second half, and Oklahoma extended its winning streak to five games, beating Texas Tech 81-63 on Wednesday night.
Oklahoma (12-3, 3-0) remained tied atop the Big 12 with No. 4 Kansas and No. 16 Kansas State. The winning streak matches the longest for the Sooners under second-year coach Lon Kruger.
The Sooners have won seven of their last eight games in Norman against Texas Tech (8-7, 1-3). Dejan Kravic scored 20 points for the Red Raiders, who have lost three straight games after opening conference play by winning at TCU.
Osby and Buddy Hield combined to score all of the Sooners' 21 points in the first seven minutes of the second half, allowing Oklahoma to stretch a five-point halftime lead to 13 points with 13:22 left. Texas Tech came no closer than six points after that.
Nationals ace Max Scherzer added another incredible chapter to his legendary career Wednesday, pitching seven shutout innings against the Phillies after breaking his nose in a batting practice accident the day before.
To honor Scherzer's toughness, one amazing Nats fan wore arguably the greatest shirt ever seen at a baseball game.
(Photo: NBC Sports Washington)
This isn't a good shirt. This is a GREAT shirt, worthy of the man who's face it features.
Someone get this fan a signed Scherzer baseball.
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LeBron James has begun assembling his team to take on the Monstars in Space Jam 2, and as you'd expect, the roster is full of star power.
According to Shams Charania of The Athletic, Damian Lillard, Anthony Davis, and Klay Thompson are expected to have key roles, along with WNBA players Diana Taurasi and Nneka Ogwumike. Several other NBA and WNBA players, including Nneka's sister Chiney Ogwumike, are expected to appear in the movie.
Fittingly, Davis will be teaming up with James in real life too, after the Lakers acquired the All-Star big man from the Pelicans.
Space Jam 2 is scheduled to hit theaters on July 16, 2021. The movie will be produced by Black Panther and Creed director Ryan Coogler, while Terence Nance will direct.
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