Gonzaga moved to 4-0 with a 57-49 win over Clemson Thursday night in the first round of the Old Spice Classic. The Zags will play Oklahoma Friday in the tournament semifinals.
Kelly Olynyk scored 13 points in his first game of the season for the Zags, and Elias Harris kicked in another 13 points against Clemson. Sam Dower added 11, and David Stockton had seven assists.
The Oklahoma Sooners beat UTEP Thursday 68-61. The Sooners held a 20-point lead in the second half, but let the Miners get within six before they closed the door. Romero Osby scored 16 and added 10 rebounds for OU, and Steven Pledger had 12 points for the Sooners.
The winner of Gonzaga-Oklahoma will play the winner of Davidson-West Virginia in the Old Spice Classic championship Sunday, at 4 p.m. PT on ESPN 2. The loser will play in the third place game at 1 p.m. PT Sunday on ESPNU.
Game Time: 4:30 p.m. PT