Oklahoma head coach Sherri Coale calls out a play during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against West Virginia in the quarterfinals of the Big 12 Conference tournament, Saturday, March 7, 2015, in Dallas. (AP Photo/Brandon Wade)
Brandon Wade
March 07, 2015

DALLAS (AP) Peyton Little scored 15 points with three 3-pointers and Kaylon Williams added 14 points and 10 rebounds as second-seeded Oklahoma cruised past No. 7 seed West Virginia 67-55 on Saturday night.

The win advances Oklahoma (20-10) to the semifinals of the Big 12 Conference tournament on Sunday against Texas.

Little buried a 3-pointer to cap a 9-0 run by Oklahoma as the Sooners broke away to a 34-20 halftime lead. The Sooners maintained a safe edge throughout the second half.

Bria Holmes led West Virginia (18-14) with 17 points, Averee Fields added 13 and Breana McDonald 12.

With five blocked shots, West Virginia broke a 1984 school record with 210.

Holmes and McDonald hit consecutive 3-pointers as the Mountaineers came as close as 57-50, forcing an Oklahoma timeout.

Williams hit a jumper out of the huddle and Little capped a 6-0 run with a trey.

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