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NCAA tournament: Oklahoma advances as Dayton goes cold
NCAA tournament: Oklahoma advances as Dayton goes cold

Jordan Woodard had 16 points and a steal that set up Buddy Hield for a layup to give Oklahoma a lead it never relinquished as the Sooners locked down the Dayton Flyers, quieted their fans and advanced to the second weekend of the NCAA tournament with a 72-66 victory Sunday. Sooners Coach Lon Kruger became the second coach to take four schools (Kansas State, Florida and UNLV) to the round of 16. Third-seeded Oklahoma (24-10) will play Michigan State on Friday at the East Regional in Syracuse, New York. The Flyers (27-9), who started in the First Four at home, came up a victory short of their second straight trip to the Sweet 16 as an 11th seed. Hield scored 15 points, including a...

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