OU center Pierre-Louis prepared for fast-paced affair vs. DePaul

Vionise Pierre-Louis’ last game against DePaul was an eye-opener.

“I’ve never played in a game where all five guys ran for 45 minutes,” Pierre-Louis said in November, after OU’s 111-108 overtime loss against the Blue Demons. “It’s just not something I was comfortable with.”

OU hopes the senior center is prepared now, when the teams meet Friday in the NCAA women’s tournament first round in