Dec. 21, 2011
Kansas 85, Oral Roberts 68
December 21, 2011
Kansas’ Win against Oral Roberts…
–Keeps KU undefeated at home this season at 9-0.
–Makes Kansas 11-0 all-time versus Oral Roberts, including 7-0 in games played in Lawrence.
–Gives the Jayhawks at least 10 non-conference wins for the fifth-straight season.
–Improves head coach Bonnie Henrickson to 2-0 versus Oral Roberts, 127-109 at Kansas and 285-171 for her career.
–Makes Kansas 724-507 all time.
–Kansas starters (career starts) – Angel Goodrich (53), Aishah Sutherland (62), Carolyn Davis (57), Monica Engelman (54) and Natalie Knight (11). Goodrich and Knight have started every game each has played while at Kansas.
–KU led at halftime (41-29) for the 10th time in 11 games.
–Kansas recorded a season-best 26 assists in the contest, besting its previous high of 20 against FAU (11-27-11).
–KU’s five freshmen manned the court for 1:36 late in the second half, starting at 4:32 left in the contest.
–The Jayhawks have scored at least one three-point field goal in 34 consecutive games.
–Junior F Carolyn Davis scored 25 points, moving her into 19th place on the KU career scoring list with 1,092 points. Her 25 points were a season high and the most scored by a Jayhawk this season. Davis has scored in double figures in nine games this season and 49 during her career.
–With her 11 rebounds, Davis set a season best, beating her previous total of nine, last recorded against UMKC (12-17-11). This was her first double-digit rebounding effort of the season and the 16th of her career.
–Junior G Angel Goodrich contributed a season-high 14 assists during the contest. Her previous high of 12 assists was recorded this season at Alabama (12-4-11). This marks Goodrich’s fourth game of the 2011-12 season with 10 or more assists and 11th of her career.
–Senior F Aishah Sutherland blocked a career-high four shots during the contest, matching her previous career high of four blocks against New Mexico (3-30-09).
–Junior G Monica Engelman recorded a season-high five assists, breaking her previous high of four against IUPUI (11-26-11).
–Sophomore G CeCe Harper contributed a season-high eight points off of 3-for-4 shooting. Harper previously scored six points against Lamar (11-25-11).
–Freshman F Chelsea Gardner scored a career-high 10 points in six minutes of play. Her previous best was four, recorded against SMU (12-1-11).
–Freshman G Natalie Knight made six steals, besting her previous season high of three, last set against IUPUI (11-26-11). Knight has now had three games with at least three steals.
–Freshman F Bunny Williams chipped in two points during the contest. Williams has now scored in every game in which she has appeared this season.