No person advised Cade Cunningham that it is nonetheless not March.
The 6-foot-8 freshman dropped 40 factors in Oklahoma State’s extra time upset of No. 7 Oklahoma in spectacular style.
Cunningham, Jeremy Woo’s projected No. 1 decide within the 2021 NBA Draft, put the crew on his again within the thriller. Cunningham had 11 rebounds, three steals and two blocks to go together with his 40 factors on 12-for-21 taking pictures. Bryce Williams and Avery Anderson additionally tacked on 15 factors within the win.
The Sooners had been led by De’Vion Harmon’s 23 factors within the shedding effort and senior Austin Reaves, who contributed 22 factors, eight assists and 6 rebounds.
Earlier than this efficiency, Cunningham by no means even scored 30 factors in recreation earlier than. His career-high was one to recollect and could also be a sneak peek at what he can do going ahead—the Sooners will get their probability for revenge, although
Oklahoma State (16-6) is scheduled to host Oklahoma (14-7) Monday at 8 p.m. EST on ESPN.