2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
18-16, 5th in WAC
103d

UT Rio Grande beats CS Bakersfield 85-70 in WAC tourney

Tyson Smith had 19 points to lead five Texas Rio Grande Valley players in double figures as the Vaqueros beat Cal State Bakersfield 85-70 in the quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference Tourney on Thursday. Greg Bowie II added 16 points for...

152d

CSU Bakersfield holds onto WAC lead, tops Cal Baptist, 88-84

Jarkel Joiner scored a season-high 34 points and conference leader CSU Bakersfield held on late to beat the conference's newest member, California Baptist, 88-84 in the first Western Athletic Conference battle between the schools Thursday night.

Aggies claim WAC championship (0:46)

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

In its tournament opener, Oklahoma struggled to contain Egyptian big man Aly Ahmed of Cal State Bakersfield. Sunday, the Sooners will have to face another Egyptian big in VCU's Ahmed Hamdy-Mohamed. Both players are from Alexandria, Egypt. And though Ahmed has been more prolific, Hamdy-Mohamed has scored in every game but one for the Rams this season.

Hield, Oklahoma put away scrappy CSU Bakersfield (1:26)

Oklahoma cruises into second round

The 2-seed Sooners took care of No. 15-seeded CSU Bakersfield 82-68 behind Buddy Hield's game-high 27 points. Oklahoma will face 10-seed VCU in the round of 32 on Sunday. Box score

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

After a relatively quiet afternoon, Buddy Hield finally has found a groove. A Hield steal and pull-up 3 has helped give Oklahoma a 13-2 run and some breathing room. The Sooners now lead Bakersfield, 58-48.

Jake Trotter ESPN Staff Writer 

Oklahoma point guard Jordan Woodard, who came into the tournament struggling, has given the Sooners a major boost in the tournament opener vs. Cal State Bakersfield. Woodard has nine points and had been active defensively. OU leads at half, 41-34.

Oklahoma up at the half

No. 2 seed Michigan State was just upset by 15-seed Middle Tennessee, but fellow 2-seed Oklahoma is up 41-34 over CSU Bakersfield after the first half of play. Follow live

Team Stats

Points Per Game70.9
Rebounds Per Game37.4
Assists Per Game11.1
Points Allowed70.9165th

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-1
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances1