By The Associated Press
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -Blake Griffin had 22 points and 10 rebounds to lead No. 5 Oklahoma to a 78-52 victory over Maine on Wednesday night.
Griffin made his first six shots and finished 11-of-13 from the field in recording his seventh double-double of the season. He played 22 minutes and 14 of his points came on dunks.
Oklahoma (9-0) is off to its best start since the 2003-04 team opened with 10 straight wins.
Freshman Willie Warren added 19 points and reserve Ray Willis had 13 points for the Sooners.
Mark Socoby had 10 points to lead the Black Bears (5-5), who shot 29 percent from the field and had 20 turnovers.
No. 10 Xavier 78, Ohio 56
CINCINNATI (AP) - C.J. Anderson scored a career-high 22 points and Derrick Brown added 18 for the unbeaten Musketeers.
Xavier (8-0) has matched the second-best start in its history - the 1992-93 team opened the same way. The school record is a 10-0 start by the 1996-97 team.
Freshman point guard Terrell Holloway returned from a stress fracture in his foot for Xavier, which used an 18-2 run as the Musketeers took a 48-25 halftime lead.
Jerome Tillman led the Bobcats (4-4) with 16 points.

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