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OU women's gymnastics: From doodle to dazzle, K.J. Kindler takes a hands-on approach to leotard design

NORMAN — When Olivia Trautman saw the jeweled crimson and white leotard laid out Tuesday at the Sam Viersen Gymnastics Center,...

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OU football: Jalen Hurts plans to work out only as a quarterback at NFL combine

ATLANTA — Former Oklahoma and Alabama quarterback Jalen Hurts, who trained in Norcross, Ga., for the NFL scouting combine,...

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OU softball: Freshmen pitchers getting opportunity for Sooners while Giselle Juarez recovers from injury

NORMAN — OU’s freshman pitchers have been thrown into the spotlight early, and they’re taking advantage of it. Giselle Juarez...

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OU athletics: Nutrition director Tiffany Byrd announces departure from Sooners

OU director of athletic nutrition Tiffany Byrd is leaving the program.

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Stanford vs. OU women's gymnastics: Start time, how to watch, three things to know

No. 1 OU (13-0, 2-0 Big 12) vs. No. 25 Stanford (3-9) When: 6:45 p.m. Friday Where: Cox Convention Center, Oklahoma City...

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OU men's basektball: Brady Manek named to CoSIDA Academic All-District team

Brady Manek has been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America Academic All-District team.

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Berry Tramel: Will XFL TV ratings plummet or stabilize?

Week 3 could be a referendum on XFL future

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OU baseball: Sooners sweep Texas Southern

The No. 16-ranked OU baseball team swept its two-game series against Texas Southern with a 12-1 run-rule victory Wednesday in...

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Immediate eligibility for transfers on NCAA docket

Proposal would allow one-time immediate eligibility for transfers

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OU men's basketball: Bedlam important opportunity for Sooners

OU plays Oklahoma State in Stillwater on Saturday, in a game that has become increasingly important for the Sooners.

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OU men's basketball: Sooners looking for more consistency from Alondes Williams

Alondes Williams has contributed in bursts for OU this season, but the Sooners are looking for more consistency from him.

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OU men's basketball: Baylor defense out does Sooners

Against OU, Baylor showed why it is the No. 1-ranked team in the country — defense.

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Berry Tramel: Baylor's 23-game winning streak is no small thing

College basketball is down, but that shouldn't diminish what Baylor has done

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XFL power rankings: Bob Stoops' Dallas Renegades move up in profile

With the novelty of the reinvented XFL more or less out of the way, players, coaches and fans can turn their focus toward...

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OU baseball: Sooners use 21 hits to blow out Texas Southern in home opener

NORMAN — OU baseball’s run total stood out at the end of a 14-1 blowout win over Texas Southern in the Sooners’ home opener...

Can Steven Adams open up the Thunder's offense?

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Thunder general manager Sam Presti made the suggestion and the hairs stood up on the back of fans’ necks. As of now, the Thunder isn’t going to get shooting out of its centers. As of now. "But maybe we can push Steven into a development...

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'They're really good': No. 1 Baylor sets Big 12 record with 65-54 win vs. Sooners

NORMAN — With two minutes left against Baylor, Kristian Doolittle found Brady Manek at the top of the key. The junior forward...

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OU basketball: Great crowd at Lloyd Noble Center, but Sooners fall to No. 1 Baylor

NORMAN – Lloyd Noble Center was more packed than usual, and the OU students arrived early and often. Before the game, we...

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Berry Tramel: Sooners 6-2 all-time at home vs. top-ranked teams

Sooners haven't beaten a No. 1 team at Lloyd Noble Center since 1995

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OU softball: Lynnsie Elam named Big 12 Player of Week

Lynnsie Elam is the Big 12 Player of the Week.

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'He’s going to bring the house down': Alondes Williams' dunks bring excitement for Sooners

NORMAN — When Alondes Williams drives to the basket, he often finishes with power. The OU guard will pull back his right arm as...

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OU vs. Baylor men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

No. 1 Baylor at OU When: 8 p.m. Tuesday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: ESPN2 (Cox 28) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three things...

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Suggestions in on how to improve Sooner basketball attendance

From society to the pep band, lots of things blamed for lack of attendance at OU basketball games

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OU softball weekend recap: Sooners earn top-5 win in Hillenbrand Invitational

OU earned its best win of the season but also suffered its first loss over the weekend in the Hillenbrand Invitational.

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Would Big Country have thrived if he had come along today?

Rutherford and Buddy Hield similarities are striking

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OU baseball week in review: Sooners start season strong

NORMAN — OU baseball hit the road to start the season and had a strong start, taking two out of three from Virginia in the...

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OU men's basketball: Kristian Doolittle named Big 12 Player of Week

For the third time this season, Kristian Doolittle is the Big 12 Player of the Week.

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Bedlam wrestling: Cowboys fall behind, but come back strong for runaway victory over Sooners

STILLWATER — With yet another pin, Oklahoma State’s Nick Piccininni brought the Gallagher-Iba Arena crowd to a frenzied level....

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Oklahoma scene: Sooners blast Northern Iowa to finish Hillenbrand Invitational

No. 2 Oklahoma (8-1) closed its weekend at the Hillenbrand Invitational in Tucson, Arizona on Sunday by defeating Northern...

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OU women's basketball: Sooners drop third straight

Kansas State edged Oklahoma 87-85 in overtime on Sunday at the Lloyd Noble Center to send the Sooners to their third straight...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners in good shape for NCAA Tournament

NORMAN — March is approaching fast, and OU men’s basketball looks to be in good shape for the NCAA Tournament. The Sooners have...

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Former Sooner Trae Young logs double-double in NBA All-Star debut

Trae Young recorded 10 points and 10 assists in about 16 minutes of play.

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Why OKC landing even one event in 2022-26 NCAA bid cycle is crucial

Sue Hollenbeck remembers the moment she realized her nose was almost touching her computer screen. Her mother’s long-ago...

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OU football: Newest coaching hires give Sooners staff a more youthful feel

NORMAN — Jamar Cain wanted to clarify something Wednesday when he was introduced as OU’s defensive ends and outside linebackers...

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College baseball: Sooners sweep Virginia; Cowboys downs Grand Canyon

Sooners sweep doubleheader against Virginia Oklahoma's Tyler Hardman homered and drove in four runs to leads the Sooners to a...

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OSU softball: Cowgirls upset No. 9 Alabama 4-1 in St. Pete/Clearwater Elite Invitational

Cowgirls upset No. 9 Alabama Oklahoma State's Carrie Eberle pitched a three-hitter and Sydney Pennington homered as the No. 16...

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OU women's basketball: Looking to take the next step now that Ana Llanusa is back

NORMAN — Ana Llanusa got sick of the big, inflatable ball. When the Sooners’ junior guard was dealing with back spasms and disc...

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Kansas State at OU women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV/streaming info

Kansas State at OU When: 2 p.m. Sunday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: FS1 (Cox 67) Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF 99.3...

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OU softball: Sooners beat No. 4 Arizona in extra innings

The No. 2-ranked Sooners and No. 4 Wildcats into 10 innings before OU came away with a 6-4 win.

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NBA All-Star: Former Sooner Buddy Hield wins 3-point contest

The Kings guard beat 2018 3-point champion Devin Booker in the final round to claim his first 3-point title. He made seven of...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley talks about signee Reggie Grimes

Lincoln Riley and the Sooners are excited about signee Reggie Grimes.

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OU football: 'Process is ongoing' for suspended Sooners

OU coach Lincoln Riley didn’t have any update on the status of the three suspended Sooners during a press conference Wednesday.

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OU football: Jamar Cain 'excited' to work with Calvin Thibodeaux

Jamar Cain is excited to work with Calvin Thibodeaux.

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Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame unveils seven-member class of 2020

The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame announced Friday there will be seven inductees in this year's class. The class includes late...

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'They had the confidence to win games': Brady Manek, Kristian Doolittle's history as teammates helping Sooners

NORMAN — Brady Manek set up camp in the short corner of the basketball court once in a game, and Kristian Doolittle would feed...

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OU women's gymnastics: Maggie Nichols' two Perfect 10s lift Sooners to blowout victory

NORMAN — Maggie Nichols just keeps on making the spectacular look routine. Nichols got Perfect 10s on each of her first two...

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Women's softball: Alo homers twice for OU; Cowgirls split pair

Jocelyn Alo homered twice and Lynnsie Elam hit a solo shot to lead No. 2 Oklahoma to a 8-3 victory Friday afternoon in Sooners'...

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OU football: Why Saturday night might be more than all right for the Red-White Game

NORMAN — Standing behind the microphone, Lincoln Riley had trouble keeping still. Mind you, he isn’t the skittish type....

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OU at Kansas men's basketball: How to watch, things to know projected starters

OU at Kansas When: 11 a.m. Saturday Where: Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas TV: ESPN (Cox 29) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three...

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Lon Kruger grew up a fan of both KSU and KU

Kansas State basketball rode high in generations past

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Limited edition Bedlam bobbleheads being sold

Boomer and Pistol Pete side-by-side with their arms crossed.It’s the new Bedlam bobblehead that was unveiled Friday by the...

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'We’d love to see people use their tickets': Sooners, like most of college hoops, struggle to draw fans

NORMAN — Lloyd Noble Center was a stunning sight Wednesday night. The seats behind the baskets were virtually all empty for...

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OU baseball: Jason Ruffcorn hoping for more in final collegiate season

NORMAN — Jason Ruffcorn had an opportunity to live out his dream — to play professional baseball last year after OU’s season...

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OU baseball: Three storylines entering 2020 season

NORMAN — OU’s baseball season begins Friday in Pensacola, Florida, with the first of a three-game series against Virginia....

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Reigning, no defending: K.J. Kindler's approach keeps Sooners pushing for more

NORMAN — A giant banner hangs on the southeast wall of the Sam Viersen Gymnastics Center, above the area where the OU women’s...

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'That's the way it is in the Big 12': Sooners confident heading into tough five-game stretch

NORMAN — OU is about to run through a Big 12 basketball gauntlet. The Sooners have gone 3-1 so far in February, with their only...

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OU women's gymnastics vs. WVU & TWU start time, TV info, three things to know

Up next Who: No. 1 Oklahoma (11-0) vs. West Virginia (5-5) and Texas Woman's (3-5) When: 6:45 p.m. Friday Where: Lloyd Noble...

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OU softball: Sooners coach Patty Gasso has 'zero expectations for freshmen' but they still deliver

NORMAN — When Kinzie Hansen stepped up to bat in OU softball’s season opener last week, it was a moment a long time in the...

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2020 OU baseball schedule

Fri., Feb. 14: u-Virginia, 6 p.m. Sat., Feb. 15: u-Virginia, 4 p.m. Sun., Feb. 16: u-Virginia, 11 a.m. Tue., Feb. 18: Texas...

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Riley paints a rosy picture of Sooner defense, but it's an uphill battle

Cain says hard work is the only answer to make the Sooner defense better

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OU football: Jamar Cain isn't a splash hire, but new assistant's importance is huge

NORMAN — Every day for the past couple weeks, Jamar Cain has driven Lindsey Street to his new job, and each time, he has found...

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'You just know': Why DeMarco Murray was a 'no-brainer' hire for Lincoln Riley on OU's coaching staff

NORMAN — Lincoln Riley isn’t used to being on the other side of eyeball emojis. Riley’s signature Tweet when OU adds a...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners beat Iowa State with balanced offense

NORMAN — Iowa State and OU were in a tight battle before Kristian Doolittle passed to Brady Manek near the top of the 3-point...

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OU softball: Sooners announce 2020 TV schedule

Oklahoma softball will have 22 of its regular season games televised.

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OU football: Chandler Morris was Lincoln Riley's favorite QB in 2020 class

Chandler Morris was Lincoln Riley’s favorite quarterback in the 2020 class, the OU coach said in a press conference Wednesday.

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OU football: Sooners entering transfer portal not a surprise to Lincoln Riley

OU football experienced an exodus earlier this off-season, but it wasn't surprising.

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OU football: Sooner coaching staff sorting out who will oversee special teams

Assistant head coach for offense Shane Beamer will handle most of the special teams duties.

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Long-time Donovan assistant flourishing at his alma mater

Dayton is riding the mid-major wave this college basketball season

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OU football: Sooners set date for spring game

Coach Lincoln Riley and the Sooners have sent out a save the date.

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Berry Tramel: Colorado football has fallen far since the Big 12 days

Mel Tucker's departure leaves Colorado in the lurch

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OU men's basketball: Sooners have home court momentum heading into game against Iowa State

NORMAN — There’s no place like home. That’s been especially true for the OU men’s basketball team this season. It’s natural to...

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Bedlam women's basketball: Cowgirls learn a lesson, take round 2 against Sooners

NORMAN — A little more than a month ago, OSU received a hard lesson. While the sting of that Bedlam loss in Stillwater might...

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OU vs. Iowa State men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

Iowa State at OU When: 8 p.m. Wednesday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: ESPN2 (Cox 28) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three...

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Avoiding the Groundhog Day cycle: Gabby Gregory learning quickly for Sooners

NORMAN — OU freshman Gabby Gregory doesn’t want a repeat of the last Bedlam meeting. In that game, Jan. 8 in Stillwater, the...

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OSU at OU women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV/streaming info

Oklahoma State at Oklahoma When: 7 p.m. Tuesday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman Streaming: SoonerSports.tv Radio: OSU —...

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Where was the offense as the XFL kicks off?

The microphones on coaches and replay review officials was great in the XFL's Week 1.

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Boilermakers trying to get off the bubble

Purdue is positioned to chase down an NCAA Tournament bid, thanks in part to the Big Ten's depth of quality teams. The...

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OSU women's golf: Cowgirls lead Lady Puerto Rico Classic

The Oklahoma State women's golf team holds the lead after Sunday's first round of the Lady Puerto Rico Classic in Rio Grande,...

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OU softball weekend recap: Sooner freshmen have early impact in season-opening tournament

Oklahoma opened the 2020 softball season at the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge in Mexico over the weekend. The Sooners...

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OU men's basketball: Jamal Bieniemy, De'Vion Harmon ball managment against West Virginia a positive going forward

NORMAN — De’Vion Harmon found Jamal Bieniemy in the corner on a fast break. Bieniemy shot the 3-pointer, and, as it went in,...

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'I want to win — win big': Bob Stoops disappointed in Renegades' season-opening loss

ARLINGTON, Texas — There was plenty that was familiar. The visor. The gait. Bending over and resting his hands on his knees...

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Stoops excited about return to the gridiron with the XFL

Bob Stoops planned to sleep well Saturday night. He always has the night before coaching a football game. No reason for that to...

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'She had to go 5 mph, 10 mph, 15 mph': How Sooners' Olivia Trautman has worked back from a preseason injury

NORMAN — Olivia Trautman knew something was wrong right away. During the floor exercise warmups for OU’s preseason intersquad...

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OU football: Bob Stoops & Longhorn hero Jerrod Heard united in XFL

Jerrod Heard flashed the Hook’ em Horns sign, Bob Stoops reached over in a faux attempt to turn the fingers upside down and the...

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OU men's gymnastics: Gage Dyer, Sooners bounce back to beat Iowa

NORMAN — OU’s Gage Dyer stuck his landing on the high bar and stood motionless for a moment as the crowd inside McCasland Field...

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OU softball: Sooners nabs two wins in Mexico

Oklahoma defeated George Washington University, 5-2, in the first game of a doubleheader on Saturday in the Puerto Vallarta...

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OU at Texas Woman’s University gymnastics start time, three things to know

No. 1 OU (10-0, 1-0 Big 12) at Texas Woman's (3-4) When: 2 p.m. Sunday Where: Kitty Magee Arena, Denton, Texas TV: None Three...

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OU women's basketball: Cyclones sink Sooners from free-throw line

Iowa State's Ashley Joens sank two free throws with 9.3 seconds to seal the Cyclones 63-59 win over Oklahoma at Hilton Coliseum...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners beat West Virginia with strong performance of Kristian Doolittle

NORMAN — OU beat No. 13 West Virginia 69-59 on Saturday in a much-needed win for the Sooners.

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Berry Tramel: Lon Kruger's team finally has the marquee victory it needed

Sooners beat Mountaineers 69-59 to enhance its NCAA Tournament resume'

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OU softball: Jocelyn Alo, Sooners hammer Long Beach State 10-3

COLLEGE SOFTBALL Alo, Sooners hammer Long Beach State 10-3 Third-ranked Oklahoma routed Long Beach State 10-3 in the second...

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OU men's basketball: Brady Manek 'maturing in every aspect'

NORMAN — Brady Manek has been making it look easy lately. The junior forward has been playing some of the best basketball of...

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OU baseball: Cade Cavalli calling his own pitches for Sooners this season

OU baseball coach Skip Johnson talks all the time about the importance of his pitchers having conviction in what they’re doing,...

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'It’s nothing short of a miracle': How OU's Gage Dyer took an unusual path to gymnastics stardom

NORMAN — Gage Dyer knows his story isn’t the norm. The junior OU gymnast knows that starting gymnastics as a teenager and...

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Iowa State vs. OU women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV/streaming info

OU at Iowa State When: 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa Streaming: Cyclones.tv Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF...

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OU vs. West Virginia men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

No. 13 West Virginia at OU When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: ESPNU (Cox 253) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7...

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OU football: 4 Sooners invited to NFL Combine

Four former Sooners were invited to attend the 2020 NFL Combine at the end of February.

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OU softball: No. 3 Sooners beat Nevada 9-3 in season opener

Sooners win opener Kinzie Hansen and Rylie Boone each at two hits Thursday night to help No. 3-ranked Oklahoma to a 9-3...

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Will Landry Jones return from a knee injury to make XFL opener?

Stoops says Landry Jones has "a rocket for an arm," but will Jones be ready for XFL opener?

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What is the XFL? Get to know the newest pro football league, including former OU coach Bob Stoops

The XFL, a winter and spring professional football league launched by WWE CEO Vince McMahon, will play its first games this...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners take long bus ride back to Norman after loss to Texas Tech

Winter weather disrupted a lot of things in Oklahoma this week, including OU men's basketball's travel plans.

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OU football scholarship breakdown heading into 2020 season

NORMAN — OU added two players to its 2020 signing class Wednesday, with defensive end Reggie Grimes and cornerback Joshua...

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OU softball: 3 things to know ahead of Sooners' 2020 season

NORMAN — Oklahoma opens its softball season Thursday in the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge in Mexico. Here are three things...

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OU football: Meet the Sooners' 2020 recruiting class

Here's a look at the Oklahoma recruiting class for 2020: Name;;Pos.;;Ht.;Wt.;;Hometown (School) Nate...

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Signing day 2020: Texas scores Big 12's top class just ahead of OU

The recruiting trail remains a two-team race in the Big 12 as Texas and Oklahoma signed the conference’s top two classes. The...

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OU softball: New faces, same expectations for Sooners heading into 2020 season

NORMAN — It looks and feels like the middle of winter in Oklahoma, but softball season is here. OU starts the season Thursday...

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OU football: Four-star defensive end Reggie Grimes II and Sooners are 'a natural pair'

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Reggie Grimes II is all about chasing a national championship. Ask the four-star defensive end why he signed...

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OU women's basketball: Ana Llanusa joins 1,000-point club, Sooners top West Virginia 68-58

NORMAN — Ana Llanusa had an impressive performance and joined the 1,000-point club as the Oklahoma women's basketball team beat...

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OU football: Three most likely to contribute and three likely to redshirt from Sooners' 2020 class

NORMAN — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley has plenty of notable holes to fill — at quarterback, receiver and defensive line among...

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National Signing Day: Where OU's Reggie Grimes and the top 25 football prospects in the 2020 class are signing

Damascus (Maryland) High School defensive end Bryan Bresee is the top player in the Chosen 25 for 2020, USA TODAY's list of the...

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Big 12 baseball tournament moves to Globe Life Field in 2022

Big 12 baseball is officially leaving Oklahoma City for at least three years.

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OU football: How Reggie Grimes' recruitment journey ended with the Sooners

BRENTWOOD, Tenn. — Reggie Grimes II picked up the phone and contacted an Oklahoma football coach. He was interested in taking...

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Recap: OU, OSU National Signing Day coverage

Get the latest updates on OU and OSU's National Signing Day happenings

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Jim Thorpe Award: LSU's Grant Delpit comes full circle with win over friend CeeDee Lamb, national championship in hometown

For three years, Grant Delpit and CeeDee Lamb did not lose a football game — together. The Fort Bend Express, a premier youth...

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West Virginia at Oklahoma women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

West Virginia at OU When: 7 p.m. Wednesday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: FS Oklahoma Plus (Cox 68) Radio: KOKC-AM...

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'He always had that ‘it’ factor': Patrick Mahomes' friend, now a Tuttle preacher, foresaw a Super Bowl ring back at Whitehouse High School

The 2014 yearbook of Whitehouse High School, just outside the East Texas town of Tyler, had the typical goofy responses when...

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OU football: Time for Sooners' defense to turn recruiting expectation into production

NORMAN — For Oklahoma defensive coordinator Alex Grinch, it’s time to turn talk into action. It’s not that the Sooners weren’t...

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OU basketball: Sooners fall to Texas Tech on road

Oklahoma showed it’d learned from its last road outing in its 69-61 to Texas Tech on Tuesday.

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College baseball: OU, OSU each have 3 games on ESPNU

Both Oklahoma and Oklahoma State baseball teams have a trio of games set for national broadcasts this spring.The Big 12...

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OU men's basketball: Jamal Bieniemy a subtle contributor for Sooners

NORMAN — An electric dunk. A dagger 3-pointer. A big block. These are the things that crowds notice, that people look to when...

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OU at Texas Tech men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

OU at Texas Tech When: 8 p.m. Tuesday Where: United Supermarkets Arena, Lubbock TV: ESPN2 (Cox 28) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7...

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National Signing Day: Hype doesn't always determine success — for better and for worse

Hundreds of students packed into the Casady School gym fell silent as Josh Wariboko-Alali listened to the studio-host voices...

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'He runs so angry': Damien Williams' hard-charging style fires up Chiefs in Super Bowl

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — Damien Williams didn't follow a traditional path to his starring role in Super Bowl LIV. So it probably...

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Super Bowl LIV: Ex-Sooners RB Damien Williams' late TDs help Chiefs rally past 49ers

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. — For Damien Williams, the trip to the Super Bowl end zone was especially long. Undrafted out of college,...

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OU football: Three pressing questions for Sooners recruiting as signing day nears

NORMAN — Wednesday could be a very quiet day for OU. Here’s a look at three questions that could be addressed during the late...

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OU women's basketball: Sooners' Sherri Coale picks up 500th career win with big comeback

Sherri Coale won her 500th career game in surprising fashion Sunday, as Oklahoma came back from a 22-point halftime deficit to...

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'He was always there when I needed him': New Sooners assistant Jamar Cain has made strong impression on his players

NORMAN — Jeff Allison was just poking his head into the defensive line coaching room at Fresno State to joke with a close...

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'They found me, and I was knocking them down': Brady Manek, Sooners bounce back with Bedlam rout

NORMAN — Oklahoma’s Brady Manek came down with the rebound after a missed layup by Oklahoma State late in the first half....

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OU basketball: Brady Manek's hot shooting makes for an entertaining Bedlam

NORMAN — Less than eight minutes into Bedlam, Brady Manek swished a corner 3-pointer, and all over Lloyd Noble Center, eyes did...

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Why former OU Sooner had bumpy road to Super Bowl and how Damien Williams got there anyway

Some roads to the Super Bowl have twists and turns, ups and downs, even slowdowns and detours. Damien Williams’ road had...

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OU vs. Kansas women’s basketball lineups, TV info, things to know

OU at Kansas When: Noon Sunday Where: Allen Fieldhouse, Lawrence, Kan. TV: ESPN+ Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF 99.3 FM/1400 AM...

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OU football: Former Sooner Kyler Murray earns NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year

NFL Former Sooner Kyler Murray earns NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year Top overall draft pick Kyler Murray has joined such other...

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Bedlam basketball: Cowboys shake up lineup

NORMAN — Oklahoma State coach Mike Boynton shook up the lineup once again.After four straight games with freshmen Avery...

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Bedlam basketball: OSU's Lindy Waters III leaves game with injury

NORMAN — Oklahoma State senior Lindy Waters III’s final game in his hometown ended on a sour note.Not only did the Cowboys lose...

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OU men's basketball: Kristian Doolittle reaches 1,000 point milestone

Kristian Doolittle is officially a member of the 1,000 career point club.

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Bedlam basketball: Officials reviews go Sooners' way, frustrate Cowboys

NORMAN — The replay monitor got quite the workout.Five times the officials went to replay during Oklahoma’s 82-69 Bedlam win on...

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Bedlam basketball: Sooners dominate Cowboys behind Brady Manek's big day

NORMAN — Brady Manek was on fire.From the right corner. From the left elbow. From anywhere he touched the ball.Oklahoma’s...

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'This is a loss for us': Sooners beat Iowa State handily but Maggie Nichols' slip is part of an uneven performance

NORMAN — By the time OU star Maggie Nichols slipped Friday night and came crashing to the floor instead of gliding along the...

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Former OU quarterback Baker Mayfield plans to stay quieter, ignore critics

Baker Mayfield knows interceptions weren't his only mistakes during a terrible second season as Cleveland's quarterback. He...

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OSU at OU men's basketball: Bedlam tip time, starting lineups, three things to know

OSU at OU When: 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: ABC (KOCO-5, Cox 8/HD 705, Dish 5, DirecTV 5, U-verse...

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OU men's basketball: Kur Kuath's journey from Sudan to America makes playing for Sooners a 'blessing'

NORMAN — Before Kur Kuath turned 2 years old, his family was homeless and forced to live in a Catholic church in Egypt. Civil...

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'The league has changed a little bit': Big 12 basketball is hard to watch this season

NORMAN — Bill Self sauntered into the Lloyd Noble Center interview room a couple of weeks ago relatively pleased with his...

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Super Bowl LIV: The 54 people who make Chiefs-49ers interesting

1. Patrick Mahomes: The NFL’s reigning superstar is just 24. Will this be the first of many titles? 2. Raheem Mostert: 49er...

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OU football: Jamar Cain announced as Sooners' outside linebackers coach

Jamar Cain comes to Norman after spending last season coaching the defensive line at Arizona State

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Only two Super Bowl tandems have been younger than Mahomes & Jimmy G.

Mahomes and Garoppolo each have 35 or fewer NFL starts

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Bench play a lone bright spot for Sooners in loss at K-State

Not everything that came out of Oklahoma’s 61-53 loss at Kansas State on Wednesday night was negative. The Sooners got off to...

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'There’s a lot of magic about Maggie': Why OU gymnast Maggie Nichols' greatness goes beyond records

NORMAN — Kelly Garrison-Funderburk remembers clearly the first time she met Maggie Nichols. Garrison-Funderburk was at OU’s...

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Iowa State at OU women’s gymnastics TV info, things to know

No. 16 Iowa State at No. 1 Oklahoma When: 6:45 p.m. Friday Where: Lloyd Noble Center TV: Fox Sports Plus (Cox 68) Records: OU...

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OU football: Sooners hire Arizona State's Jamar Cain as outside linebackers coach

Arizona State defensive line coach Jamar Cain will take over as the Sooners' outside linebackers coach, according to multiple...

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College baseball: OSU picked second, OU fourth in Big 12 preseason poll

Oklahoma State is picked to finish second and Oklahoma is picked to finish fourth in the Big 12 baseball preseason coaches’...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners' bench a bright spot in loss to Kansas State

Not everything that came out of Oklahoma’s 61-53 loss to Kansas State on Wednesday night was negative.

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Since Thanksgiving Friday, basketball in the state of Oklahoma has been turned on its head

On Thanksgiving Friday, the Cowboys and Sooners were soaring, but the Thunder was struggling. Not anymore.

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Poor shooting hurts Sooners

Kristian Doolittle took a jump shot with just over 10 minutes left in Oklahoma’s basketball game against Kansas State. It...

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Sooners hope to have Nicole Mendes back in March

NORMAN — Nicole Mendes is still recovering from the ACL tear she suffered in the fall. Oklahoma softball coach Patty Gasso said...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners fall to Kansas State in Manhattan

Oklahoma fell to Kansas State 61-53 on Wednesday.

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OU softball: 3 Sooners named to USA Softball Collegiate Player of Year Watch List

Junior utility player Jocelyn Alo, sophomore outfielder Grace Green and senior pitcher Giselle Juarez were all announced as...

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OU softball: Sooners pitching staff 'by committee' this season

Pitching by committee is going to be the norm for Oklahoma softball this year, according to coach Patty Gasso.

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OU softball: New faces expected to make big impact for Sooners

It’s a new season for Oklahoma softball, and with it comes a lot of new faces on the team.

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Sooners' Cade Cavalli, Cowboys' Kaden Polcovich and Bryce Osmond earn preseason All-Big 12 baseball honors

State schools dominated the preseason All-Big 12 honors released Wednesday.OU right-handed pitcher Cade Cavalli was named the...

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OU at Kansas State men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

OU at Kansas State When: 7 p.m. Wednesday Where: Bramlage Coliseum; Manhattan, Kan. TV: ESPN+ Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three...

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OU softball: Sooners hope to have Nicole Mendes back by late March

Oklahoma coach Patty Gasso said Mendes got a brace earlier in the week and is moving better.

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OU men's basketball: Jim Molinari coaching alongside mentor in Lon Kruger

NORMAN — Lon Kruger has always told Jim Molinari the truth. The two met and played together at Kansas State during the 1973-74...

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'The wheels fell off the wagon in the second quarter': Texas blows past Sooners 70-53

NORMAN — Two weeks ago, win No. 500 seemed imminent for OU women’s basketball coach Sherri Coale. But after Tuesday’s 70-53...

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OU softball: Sooners No. 3 in both major preseason polls

Oklahoma softball came in at No. 3 in the preseason rankings for both the ESPN/USA Softball poll and the USA Today/NFCA Coaches...

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OU football: There's some risk with DeMarco Murray, but could be plenty of reward for Sooners

DeMarco Murray didn’t take the traditional route to get into coaching. He didn’t toil as a graduate assistant or spend time...

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'Everybody is really rooting for him': After juco success, Alondes Williams is stepping up for OU

While Steve Christiansen was going through pregame before Triton College’s game Saturday, he was also thinking about another...

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OU football: Sooners' Mykel Jones transferring to Tulane

OU wide receiver Mykel Jones has found a home for his final season of eligibility.

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OU football: DeMarco Murray named Sooners running backs coach

DeMarco Murray will join the Sooners as running backs coach, 247Sports reported Sunday

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OU women's golfer to compete in Augusta National Women's Amateur

OU junior Kaitlin Milligan, a Norman native, will compete in the second Augusta National Women's Amateur

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OU men's basketball: Win over Mississippi State a boost for Sooners' resume

NORMAN — It's still January, but March is right around the corner. Oklahoma took a break from conference play on Saturday for...

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OU men's basketball: Bijan Cortes commits to Sooners

Oklahoma basketball got its first commitment for the 2021 class on Sunday.

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OU football: Defensive transfers not a big cause of concern for Sooners

NORMAN — In early January, it seemed like a different Oklahoma defensive player was popping up on the NCAA’s transfer portal...

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OU women's gymnastics captures Metroplex Challenge

The top-ranked Oklahoma women's gymnastics team captured the Metroplex Challenge in Fort Worth, Texas on Saturday night at the...

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OU women's basketball: Wildcats storm past Sooners in third quarter

Kansas State used a strong third quarter to throttle Oklahoma, 92-74, in Manhattan, Kansas on Saturday. The Sooners (10-9, 3-4...

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Jalen Hurts 'can make your team and culture better,' but the former Sooner's NFL fit is a mystery

Jalen Hurts entered the Senior Bowl to a huge ovation. Clearly, lots of folks made the trek to Mobile, Alabama, to see him....

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OU men's basketball: Alondes Williams' energy helps Sooners past Bulldogs in Big 12/SEC Challenge

In a game that was important for the Sooners’ nonconference resume, Oklahoma held on to get a 63-62 win over Mississippi State...

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'Sometimes you don’t have to say anything': Kristian Doolittle quietly leading Sooners in senior season

NORMAN — Kristian Doolittle isn’t one to yell. The Sooners’ only senior doesn’t get in his teammates’ faces or scream. That’s...

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OU vs. Mississippi State men's basketball: How to watch Big 12/SEC Challenge, things to know, projected starters

OU vs. Mississippi State When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Chesapeake Energy Arena, Oklahoma City TV: ESPN2 (Cox 28) Radio: KRXO-FM...

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OU football: Jalen Hurts 'soaking it up' back in Alabama for Senior Bowl

MOBILE, Ala. — Jalen Hurts and Shea Patterson started for two Power 5 programs, Justin Herbert passed for 10,000-plus yards for...

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OU women's gymnastics: Quick adjustments helps Sooners stay No. 1

NORMAN — Anastasia Webb’s performance on the balance beam against Arkansas on Monday didn’t make headlines the next day. The...

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OU vs. Kansas State women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

OU at Kansas State When: 2 p.m. Saturday Where: Bramlage Coliseum, Manhattan, Kan. TV: None Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF 99.3...

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Big 12/SEC Challenge FAQ: Is it still 'a great thing' for college basketball?

Oklahoma and Oklahoma State will take a break from conference play this weekend to play in the Big 12/SEC Challenge. Here is a...

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Big 12/SEC Challenge could be big for Sooners

Can the Sooners get safely into the NCAA Tournament field?

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Former Oklahoma Sooner Trae Young elected to be an NBA All-Star Game starter

Trae Young is averaging 29.2 points, 4.7 rebounds and 8.9 assists per game in his second NBA season.

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OU football: Sooners assistant coach Ruffin McNeill stepping down to care for father

OU assistant head coach and outside linebackers coach Ruffin McNeill is stepping away from football to return to North Carolina...

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Spencer Rattler given decent Heisman Trophy odds

Some oddsmakers more bullish on OSU than other oddsmakers

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OU women's basketball: Texas Tech rallies to beat Sooners 89-84

LUBBOCK, Texas — Texas Tech women's basketball overcame a 15-point deficit in the third quarter and rallied to beat Oklahoma...

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'Jalen's come a long, long way': OU's Jalen Hurts eyes NFL, with boulder not chip on shoulder

MOBILE, Ala. — Jalen Hurts was presented a helmet at the Senior Bowl providing a snapshot of his college career, an OU on the...

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Berry Tramel: Athletic directors at Colorado, Wyoming among new CFP committee members

Iowa athletic director will be the new face of the playoff selections

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SoonersXtra podcast: Sooners moving on

Jay Boulware, transfers and more on this episode of the SoonersXtra podcast.

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Berry Tramel: KU-Kansas State brawl a bad look for college basketball

Has De Sousa played his final game for the Jayhawks?

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OU vs. Texas Tech women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

OU at Texas Tech When: 7 p.m. Wednesday Where: United Supermarkets Arena, Lubbock, Texas TV: None Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF...

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OU softball: Sooners No. 2, Cowgirls No. 9 in Flo Softball preseason rankings

Softball season is just around the corner, and Oklahoma and Oklahoma State are coming into the 2020 season with high...

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OU men's basketball: Austin Reaves' final shot comes up short in Sooners' loss to Baylor

With 12 seconds left in Oklahoma’s game against No. 1-ranked Baylor, the Sooners had a chance to tie it or take the lead.

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OU men's basketball: Sooners fall short in rebounding battle against Baylor

The Sooners’ lost 61-57 to the No. 1-ranked Bears, and Oklahoma also lost the rebound battle

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NCAA scandals go far beyond Odell Beckham Jr. paying out cash to LSU players

Odell Beckham Jr. handed out cash to LSU football players Justin Jefferson, Jontre Kirklin and Joe Burrow on the Superdome...

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OU men's basketball: No. 1 Baylor denies Brady Manek, Sooners a Big Monday upset

It was almost another Manek Monday. Two days after scoring a career-high 31 points, Brady Manek led Oklahoma to the cusp of on...

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'Maggie's chasing 10s every time': Maggie Nichols' big day lifts Sooners' women's gymnastics to win over Arkansas

NORMAN — For any other women’s collegiate gymnast, scoring a 39.900 in a meet is a career day. Maggie Nichols is making a habit...

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OU women's basketball: Sooners fall to TCU in Sherri Coale's first bid for win No. 500

NORMAN — Oklahoma women's basketball coach Sherri Coale will have to wait for No. 500. Sitting on 499 career victories, Coale’s...

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Oklahoma scene: Kyle Larson wins Chili Bowl

Kyle Larson scored one of the biggest victories of his career by ending an 0-for-12 streak to finally win the Chili Bowl Midget...

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OU men's basketball: Baylor enjoying success across sports

Athletic success seems to be contagious at Baylor. When the Sooners play in Waco, Texas, on Monday, they will be taking on the...

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OU women's gymnastics: Sooners hoping new setup keeps the crowds growing

NORMAN — Jordan Draper still gets chills when she thinks about the Sooners’ women’s gymnastics team’s meet against UCLA last...

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OU at Baylor men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

OU at Baylor When: 8 p.m., Monday Where: Ferrell Center; Waco, Texas TV: ESPN (Cox 29) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three things to...

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OU football: Jay Boulware leaves for Texas, but Sooners can fill coaching void several ways

NORMAN — Sooners coach Lincoln Riley is looking for a new assistant coach after Jay Boulware’s departure to Texas. Boulware,...

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'There's just a very good vibe between them right now': Q&A with Sooners coach Sherri Coale

NORMAN — Sherri Coale has a chance to reach a special milestone Sunday. Heading into OU’s home game against TCU, Coale has 499...

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TCU at Oklahoma women's basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

TCU at Oklahoma When: 3 p.m. Sunday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: FSOK (Cox 37) Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF 99.3 FM/1400...

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OU men's gymnastics: Sooners cruise past Buckeyes, Sun Devils

Sooners cruise past Buckeyes, Sun Devils in gymnastics The top-ranked Oklahoma men’s gymnastics team defeated No. 9 Ohio State...

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OU men's basketball: Brady Manek joins Sooners' 1,000-point club in 83-63 win against TCU

Oklahoma beat TCU 83-63 in a dominating performance Saturday afternoon.

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Why Mike Leach to SEC, Mississippi State is this year's most interesting coaching move

Driving through the Flint Hills of Kansas, the news came across the car radio. Tennessee had fired its football coach. It was a...

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Early leaders for 2020 Heisman Trophy race include Trevor Lawrence, Justin Fields

Clemson's Trevor Lawrence and Ohio State's Justin Fields were in the same high school class coming out of the same state,...

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'I might not be here': How Austin Reaves' older brother made the Sooners guard the player he is today

NORMAN — Austin Reaves wasn’t very interested in basketball when he was in seventh grade. He was playing on the freshman team...

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Oklahoma scene: Top-ranked Sooners down Alabama as Maggie Nichols shines

The top-ranked Oklahoma women's gymnastics team posted the highest score in the nation this season in defeating No. 9 Alabama...

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OU vs. TCU men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

TCU at Oklahoma When: 1 p.m. Saturday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman Streaming: ESPN+ Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three things to...

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Report: Sooners' Jay Boulware a candidate for Texas special teams coach

NORMAN — Longtime OU assistant Jay Boulware could be headed across the Red River.Boulware has emerged as the leading candidate...

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'I couldn't see myself going to another school': Q&A with Sooners' gymnast Carly Woodard

NORMAN — Carly Woodard had Division I offers coming out of the Fuzion Gymnastics program in the Kansas City area. Missouri,...

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OU football: Sooners' Levi Draper is reportedly entering transfer portal

OU linebacker Levi Draper will enter the NCAA transfer portal, according to a report.

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Top Daug: Why OU mascot's return prompted some detective work

Top Daug's return prompted questions about the OU mascot's retirement in the mid-2000s. Some dauggie detective work ensued

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OU basketball: Why Top Daug's return feels like getting back 'a piece of ourselves' for one Oklahoma City woman

Editor's note: This column has been updated to reflect that Top Daug was retired after the 2004-05 basketball season. Prior to...

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OU women's basketball: Taylor Robertson scores 31, Sooners beat No. 17 West Virginia 73-49

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — Taylor Robertson made eight 3-pointers and scored a career-high 31 points to help Oklahoma beat No....

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OU men's basketball: Top Daug's return, playing Kansas lead to Sooners' biggest home crowd of season so far

Top Daug made its return on Tuesday night in front of the Sooners’ biggest home crowd this season.

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OU men's basketball: Bad shooting performance hurts Sooners against Kansas

Oklahoma gave its worst shooting performance of the season Tuesday night.

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OU men's basketball: De'Vion Harmon returns to Sooners' starting five

De’Vion Harmon returned to the Sooners’ starting lineup Tuesday night against Kansas.

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Berry Tramel: Petrino's odyssey continues at Missouri State

Bears also come to Stillwater to open 2021 season

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OU football: Sooners pick up commit from 2022 linebacker

Kobie McKinzie is OU's first commitment of the 2022 class

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West Virginia vs. Oklahoma women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

Oklahoma at West Virginia When: 6 p.m., Wednesday Where: WVU Coliseum; Morgantown, W.Va. TV: Nexstar Radio: KOKC-AM 1520,...

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Oklahoma basketball: Kansas ruins Top Daug reunion

NORMAN – Top Daug emerged from the smoke about 6:25 before tipoff Tuesday night. The Lloyd Noble Center didn’t exactly erupt,...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners' fall to Kansas as Brady Manek struggles

NORMAN — Brady Manek ran back on defense looking down and shaking his head. The junior forward had just missed a layup late in...

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Berry Tramel: LSU roughed up Clemson's defense, too, in the national title game

LSU shows that the Clemson-Alabama axis could be cracked

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OU finishes No. 7 in AP Top 25

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — LSU finished No. 1 in the AP Top 25 for the third time in school history, with Clemson No. 2 and Ohio State...

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OU vs. Kansas men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

Kansas at OU When: 8 p.m., Tuesday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: ESPN (Cox 29) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three things to...

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How Top Daug came to life — and the life he might bring to Lloyd Noble Center

Top Daug was a Billy Tubbs invention. When Tubbs arrived in Norman in 1980, OU wrestling was a big deal. Large crowds. NCAA...

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OU men's basketball: Not your average 'Daug'

D-o-g — spells dog. D-a-w-g — the slang way to spell it, and how the University of Georgia does it. D-o-g-g — only if you’re...

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OU men's basketball: Top Daug's return chance for nostalgia, memories, new fans to meet mascot

NORMAN — When Brad Johnson heard about Top Daug’s return, it brought back a lot of memories. Memories of going to Oklahoma...

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Title games matching unbeatens don't always produce great finishes

Blowouts are as common as classics when unbeatens play for the title

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Sooners' K Gabe Brkic named Freshman All-American

Brkic made all 17 of his field-goal attempts in 2019 to earn FWAA Freshman All-America honors

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Oklahoma scene: Cowboys down Bears in wrestling dual

Cowboys down Bears in wrestling dual Oklahoma State's wrestling team (5-1, 2-0 Big 12) notched six bonus point wins against...

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OU football: Clemson, not the SEC, should be the Sooners' model

Georgia in the Rose Bowl. Alabama in the Orange Bowl. Louisiana State in the Peach Bowl. All Sooner defeats in the College...

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OU football: Sooners' secondary was undersized in 2019, but reinforcements are coming

NORMAN — Woodi Washington was in the right position. But there was little he could do. Not long after being inserted into the...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners fall to Iowa State in first conference loss

After struggling at the start, Iowa State dominated the game, winning 81-68 and picking up its first conference victory this...

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OU basketball: Buddy Hield and friends highlight all-decade team

Buddy Hield, 2012-16: The 2016 national player of the year, when he averaged 25.0 points a game and shot 45.7 percent from...

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OU women's basketball: Second half surge lifts Sooners

NORMAN - The Oklahoma women’s basketball team rode a big second-half to win its second-straight Big 12 game with an 81-72 win...

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OU football: Kenny Stills or Ryan Broyles on all-decade team?

Offense QB: Baker Mayfield, 2015-17: Three times finished in the top four of Heisman Trophy voting. TB: Samaje Perine, 2014-16:...

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OU football: Looking at Sooners' depth at defensive back for 2020

NORMAN — Tre Norwood was expected to play a big role for the Oklahoma secondary in 2019. But after his season-ending injury in...

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What will the '20s hold for the Thunder, Sooners and Cowboys?

When the 2010s arrived, the Thunder was 41-73 in its Oklahoma City history and Jeff Green was considered a better prospect than...

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OU women's gymnastics: Top-ranked Sooners cruise against Sun Devils

The No. 1 Oklahoma women's gymnastics team cruised to a 197.675-194.600 road win over No. 14 Arizona State on Saturday behind a...

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OU football: Looking at Sooners' depth at linebacker for 2020

NORMAN — OU will have a big hole to fill at middle linebacker in 2020 after Kenneth Murray decided to leave for the NFL Draft....

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OU at Iowa State men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

OKLAHOMA AT IOWA STATE When: 7 p.m. Saturday Where: Hilton Coliseum, Ames, Iowa TV: ESPN2 Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three things to...

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Iowa State at Oklahoma women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

OKLAHOMA VS. IOWA STATE •When: 1 p.m. Saturday •Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman •TV: Fox Sports Oklahoma •Radio: KOKC 1520...

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OU women's gymnastics: K.J. Kindler says Sooners 'jumped that hurdle' in opener

NORMAN — The top-ranked OU women’s gymnastics team hits the road for the second consecutive weekend as the Sooners visit No....

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OU men's basketball: Early season experience starting to show for Sooners

NORMAN — Back in November, the OU men's basketball team started the season with a slew of new names on the roster and a No. 8...

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Sooners' Creed Humphrey announces return for junior season

OU center Creed Humphrey announced Friday that he would return for his redshirt junior season

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OU men's basketball: Kristian Doolittle's first win in Austin part of strong senior season

AUSTIN, Texas — Kristian Doolittle got to check something off his to-do list Wednesday night. Win at Texas. Oklahoma’s only...

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Big 12 softball: Sooners top preseason coaches' poll, Cowgirls No. 3

Oklahoma was voted the unanimous favorite in the Big 12 preseason coaches' poll.

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Sooners' DC Alex Grinch potentially a candidate for Washington State head coaching job

Grinch's name percolated as a potential candidate to replace Mike Leach at Washington State shortly after Leach moved on to...

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Retired big winners could be a fallback position

Some big-time winners aren't coaching in the NFL; could they return?

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Harmon helps lift OU past Texas

Harmon is playing better and has to play more for the Sooners to thrive

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Bedlam women's basketball: Sooners rally from 13 down in final 3 minutes to beat Cowgirls

STILLWATER — Over and over, the word just kept coming out of Oklahoma coach Sherri Coale’s mouth. “How many times am I gonna...

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OU football: Sooners' special teams in good shape for 2020

NORMAN — Oklahoma has its kicker for 2020 and the next few years in Gabe Brkic, but the biggest question for the Sooners on...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners beat Texas with complete game, multiple contributors

Three Sooners finished in double digits in Oklahoma’s 72-62 win over Texas.

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UCLA WR Theo Howard announces transfer to Oklahoma

The expected graduate transfer announced his intention to transfer to the Sooners on Twitter and Instagram

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Former Sooner Trae Young cancels $1 million in medical debt for Atlanta families

Trae Young helped some Atlanta families get a fresh start in the new year.

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Berry Tramel: Hirings of Rhule & Kingsbury show the NFL appreciates Big 12 innovation

14 months ago, Baylor and Texas Tech played a football game, matching head coaches who now lead NFL teams

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XFL: Landry Jones suffers knee injury at Renegades' training camp

Landry Jones suffered a left knee injury during the Dallas Renegades' training camp.

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OU football: Looking at Sooners wide receivers, tight ends for 2020

The Oklahoman’s series of position-by-position outlooks continues with a peek at the wide receivers and tight ends for 2020:...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners look for answers to slow starts

NORMAN — After the Sooners’ 66-61 win over Kansas State on Saturday, Kristian Doolittle was asked what he wanted the first few...

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Top Daug's return meant to light a fire in Sooner basketball interest

Top Daug is a symbol of the golden days, when Billy Ball reigned

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OU at Texas men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

Oklahoma at Texas When: 8 p.m., Wednesday Where: Frank Erwin Center; Austin, Texas TV: ESPN2 (Cox 28) Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7...

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Bedlam women's basketball: Tip time, broadcast info, starting lineups

Oklahoma at Oklahoma State When: 7 p.m., Wednesday Where: Gallagher-Iba Arena, Stillwater TV: Fox Sports Network (Cox 37/HD...

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XFL hopes new rules not seen as gimmicks

From more kickoff returns to overtime shootouts, XFL rules are innovative

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A bronze age for college football: Behind the culture that honors sports figures with statues

To be cast in bronze is the ultimate indicator of a sports icon. Athletes, coaches, broadcasters and athletic directors are...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners bring back Top Daug mascot

The Sooners' dog mascot will be back in action at the next men's basketball home game — Jan. 14 against Kansas.

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College Football Playoff: Why Sooner fans should hope LSU beats Clemson

OU's 47-game winning streak hasn't been approached, but Clemson could change that

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OU softball: 3 Sooners named to Softball America all-decade first team

The Sooners have been one of the dominant programs in softball over the past decade, and it shows on Softball America's...

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Jonathan Gray, Sheldon Neuse named to D1Baseball.com Big 12 All-Decade team

Former OU pitcher Jonathan Gray and shortstop Sheldon Neuse were each named to the Big 12 All-Decade team by D1Baseball.com

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Sooners' Jalen Hurts accepts invite to Senior Bowl

The former OU quarterback has accepted an invitation to play in the Senior Bowl on Jan. 25 in Mobile, Alabama.

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Morning roundup: Thomas wins PGA Tournament of Champions

Justin Thomas birdied the third playoff hole Sunday to win the PGA Tour's Sentry Tournament of Champions on the rejuvenated...

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OU football: Examining Sooners' offensive line for 2020

NORMAN — The Sooners’ offensive line was working against significant turnover at the start of the 2019 season, but as the group...

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Berry Tramel: Can the Big 12’s football fortunes be reversed after a disastrous bowl season?

Big 12 football came to a merciful season’s end New Year’s Night. Georgia beat Baylor 26-14 in the Sugar Bowl, and the Big 12...

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2019 in review: Looking back at 12 of Oklahoma's biggest sports stories

A look back at 12 of 2019's biggest sports stories from the state in the pages of The Oklahoman:

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'We’ve got to just keep building': Sooners' defense improved in Alex Grinch's first year but still has work to do

ATLANTA — In the hushed locker room at Mercedes-Benz Stadium after OU was shellacked by LSU, Tre Brown was steadfast. Despite...

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OU football: Looking at Sooners' depth at defensive line for 2020

OU will have plenty of turnover on the defensive line in 2020, with Neville Gallimore, Marquise Overton and Kenneth Mann gone...

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OU women's basketball: Te'a Cooper's career-high 32 lead No. 6 Baylor past Sooners

NORMAN — Te'a Cooper had a career-high 32 points, and No. 6 Baylor scored 29 straight points to spark a 77-56 win over Oklahoma...

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Oklahoma legislator files bill to pay college athletes

An Oklahoma legislator wants college athletes to be able to clinch endorsement deals and profit off their name, image and...

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OU men's basketball: Sooners beat Kansas State in first conference game of season

Oklahoma beat Kansas State 66-61 in its first conference game of the season.

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OU football: Sooner alum Cody Ford has gone from draft disappointment to playoff prominence with Bills

Leah Ford called to check on her son one day this fall, but he didn't answer. Soon after, he sent a text. "Hey, I'll call you...

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'Here, it’s like family to me': Ragan Smith the latest elite gymnast to join Sooners

Ragan Smith grew up dreaming of Olympic glory. The gold medal hanging around her neck. The national anthem playing. The...

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Baylor at OU women’s basketball lineups, tipoff, TV info

OU vs. No. 6 Baylor When: 4 p.m. Saturday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman TV: FS Oklahoma (Cox 37) Radio: KOKC 1520 AM, KREF...

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'It’s a great time of year': Lon Kruger excited to see how Sooners handle start of Big 12 play

NORMAN — Oklahoma starts a new schedule on Saturday — the Big 12 schedule — and it is a schedule that will be new to many of...

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OU vs. Kansas State men's basketball: How to watch, things to know, projected starters

OU vs. Kansas State When: Noon Saturday Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman, Oklahoma Streaming: ESPN+ Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7 Three...

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OU football: Looking at Sooners' quarterback room for 2020

NORMAN — No position at Oklahoma has had the kind of success under Lincoln Riley that quarterbacks have. The Sooners’ starting...

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Big 12 women's basketball: Five questions facing OU and OSU as conference play opens

The Big 12 is set to open conference play in women’s basketball this weekend, with the first Bedlam matchup of the season set...

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OU football: Chandler Morris announces commitment to Sooners

NORMAN — When Lincoln Riley answered questions about OU’s quarterback future Sunday morning in Atlanta before heading back to...

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OU football: Baker Mayfield isn't getting the structure in Cleveland that he got with Sooners

I feel sorry for Baker Mayfield. Mayfield does not make an easy sympathetic figure. Hard to play the underdog card when you’re...

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