OU basketball notes: Sooners want to play fast, Doolittle returns to watch

NORMAN — The Oklahoma men were gassed. Their hands on their knees, they were trying to catch a breath. Coach Lon Kruger wasn’t done.

The season’s first practice was anticipated to end at 4:30 p.m. The Sooners blew past that, running fast-break layup drills until about 5 p.m. This is part of the new strategy: playing fast to maximize possessions to hopefully increase