The school of hard knocks has taken its toll on Oklahoma this season. But even after getting throttled by No. 1 Baylor, the Sooners are in better shape for the future -- if not March, then certainly next season.
Odyssey Sims scored 37 points, tying a school record with nine 3-pointers, and No. 3 Baylor beat No. 16 Oklahoma 82-81 on Sunday.
Baylor head coach Kim Mulkey-Robertson, fresh from leading the Bears to their first conference title in school history, was named Big 12 coach of the year on Friday.