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#5 UofL Women Edge #11 OU in OT to Win WNIT

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NORMAN, Okla. (AP) - Tia Gibbs scored 23 points and No. 5 Louisville beat Oklahoma 97-92 in overtime on Sunday to win the preseason WNIT title.

Trailing 95-87 in OT, the Sooners scored five straight to cut it to 95-92 with 25 seconds left. The Cardinals (4-0) turned over the inbounds pass and the Sooners had a chance. Morgan Hook's 3-pointer missed and Oklahoma grabbed the rebound. Aaryn Ellenberg had one last shot but her 3-pointer also fell short.

Ellenberg led the Sooners (3-1) with 22 points and Sharene Campbell added 19.

Shoni Schimmel scored 16 points for the Cards. Asia Taylor had 10 points and 10 rebounds.

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