Led by two seniors who desperately want to return to the Big Dance, Kansas knocked off OU to earn another crucial win for its NCAA resume, Mechelle Voepel writes. Story
LAWRENCE, Kan. -- Carolyn Davis had 24 points and 10 rebounds and Angel Goodrich became Kansas' all-time assists leader as the Jayhawks defeated 22nd-ranked Oklahoma 81-71 on Sunday.Goodrich had 17 points and 10 assists, giving her 687 career assists, one more than Lisa Braddy had from 1986-90.Monica Engelman scored 21 points and Chelsea Gardner had 10 points and nine assists for the Jayhawks (16-8, 7-6 Big 12), who have won four of their last six games. Kansas led 34-22 at halftime and the lead in the second half never got below seven points.Aaryn Ellenberg led the Sooners (18-7, 8-5) with 21 points. Joanna McFarland had 16 points and 15 rebounds for Oklahoma.Nicole Griffin had 17 points and nine rebounds for the Sooners and Morgan Hook scored 11 points.The all-time series between the schools is tied at 29 wins apiece.