OU’s Pierre-Louis named All-Big 12 first team; Pellington earns freshman of the year

NORMAN — Oklahoma women’s basketball coach Sherri Coale was amazed at the “hard things” freshman guard Shaina Pellington was capable of in preseason practices. 

Months later, Coale marveled at the complete product that senior center Vionise Pierre-Louis had become. 

That praise wasn’t hollow. 

Pierre-Louis was named to the All-Big 12 first team and guard Shaina Pellington was named Big 12 Freshman of the