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Pledger, Sooners Down Razorbacks In Norman

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NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma wins its third straight game with a 78-63 win over Arkansas Saturday at the Nobles Center in Norman.

Junior guard Steven Pledger led OU with 22 points while shooting 9 of 12 from the floor. Arkansas' B.J. Young led all scoring with 24 points.

The Sooners improve 5-0 at home this season as part of a 7-1 overall record. 

Arkansas got off to a slow start; missing 14 of its first 15 shots from the field. The Razorbacks ultimately shot just 34% from the floor.

The Hogs drop to 0-2 on the road and 5-3 overall.