Rupia Inck had 23 kills as Oklahoma Baptist scored a 3-1 win over Southern Nazarene Thursday to move one win from winning its first Sooner Athletic Conference volleyball crown.


Rupia Inck had 23 kills as Oklahoma Baptist scored a 3-1 win over Southern Nazarene Thursday to move one win from winning its first Sooner Athletic Conference volleyball crown.
The Lady Bison earned the season sweep of SNU with a 23-25, 25-15, 25-23, 25-22 victory.
Along with her 23 kills, Inck had 17 digs, 2 1/2 blocks, an ace and a .333 attack percentage. Kristin Pressley added 10 kills, 22 digs and three aces, while Sabra Clark had 36 assists and a dozen digs.
Derden finished with 3 1/2 blocks, including two solos. Weimer had 17 digs.
Now 10-2 in the SAC and 23-8 overall, the Lady Bison have a two-game lead on Lubbock Christian and Wayland Baptist with two games left. OBU holds the tiebreaker advantage on both teams with a season sweep of WBU and a 5-4 set lead after a split with LCU.
OBU steps outside the SAC with a 2 p.m. Saturday match at home against Bethany College and will have a chance to wrap up the conference crown Tuesday at home against Mid-America Christian.