DePaul Tied Up By Oklahoma State 73-56

Postseason Central

DURHAM, N.C. - No. 10 seed DePaul lost to No. 7 seed Oklahoma State 73-56 in the First Round of the NCAA Tournament held at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, N.C.


Toni Young scored 20 of her 25 points in the first half to help Oklahoma State beat DePaul on Sunday in the Norfolk Region.

Liz Donohoe added 14 points for the seventh-seeded Cowgirls (22-10), who blew nearly all of a 16-point lead before taking back control with a 13-0 run. Young also grabbed 13 rebounds.

Oklahoma State shot 46 percent to earn its first tournament win in three years, sending the Cowgirls to Tuesday night's second round to face No. 2 seed and site host Duke in Cameron Indoor Stadium.

Anna Martin scored 12 points for the 10th-seeded Blue Demons (21-12).