Reflections from a challenging OU women’s basketball season

COLLEGE STATION, Texas — Shaina Pellington’s gray expression matched the concrete hallway she stood in deep within Texas A&M’s Reed Arena, just moments removed from Oklahoma’s last stand.

But following OU’s 90-79 first-round NCAA women’s tournament loss Friday to DePaul, the guard’s grit stood out from her sadness.

The Big 12 freshman of the year shot three 3-pointers this season and missed each one. Teams won’t