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OU student-athletes surpass 3.0 GPA for 17th consecutive semester

NORMAN — OU student-athletes recorded a 3.17 grade-point average in spring 2020, extending their school-record streak of GPAs of 3.0 or above to 17.

Sooners athletes have reached the mark in each semester since spring 2012.

Athletes in 16 of OU's 19 athletics teams reached the 3.0 mark. Those sports included eight with their highest cumulative GPA, including football, softball and women's gymnastics.

Collectively, 157 student-athlete had a 4.0 GPA during the spring semester and 443 Sooners were on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll. Student-athletes have to post at least a 3.0 to earn the honor.


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Oklahoma basketball mascot Top Daug takes the court before an NCAA college basketball game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the University of Kansas Jayhawks at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. [Bryan Terry/The Oklahoman]

Oklahoma basketball mascot Top Daug takes the court before an NCAA college basketball game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the University of Kansas Jayhawks at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla., Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. [Bryan Terry/The Oklahoman]

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Ryan Aber

Ryan Aber has worked for The Oklahoman since 2006, covering high schools, the Oklahoma City RedHawks, the Oklahoma City Barons and OU football recruiting. An Oklahoma City native, Aber graduated from Northeastern State. Before joining The... Read more ›

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