Mike Scott had 27 points and 15 rebounds, and Virginia used a big opening run to roll over Oklahoma 74-56 in the loser's bracket of the Maui Invitational on Tuesday.
Virginia (3-2) had a strong bounce back after a lopsided loss to
No. 13 Washington in the first round, building a 15-point halftime
lead after its hot-shooting start and hitting 11 of 21 shots in the
second half to prevent the Sooners from rallying.
Will Sherrill added 11 points for the Cavaliers, who move on to
the fifth place game against Wichita State.
Oklahoma (3-2) couldn't follow up a solid opening-round effort,
struggling at both ends after playing No. 8 Kentucky close. Reserve
Tyler Neal had 16 points and Cade Davis added 15 to lead the
Sooners, who had 17 turnovers that led to 24 points for Virginia.