All posts tagged "Lloyd Noble Center"

  • John Hoover
    John E. Hoover: Trae Young was gone in a flash, but now the Sooners can grow

    Oklahoma basketball was better for knowing Trae Young. Now, the Sooners can grow without him. Young brought...

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    John E. Hoover: Some objective, honest and outside perspective on OU’s Trae Young

    KANSAS CITY — It was one of the most provocative questions I’ve ever been asked, and I...

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    Sooners Celebrate 2017 at Championship Banquet

    Sooners Celebrate 2017 at Championship Banquet. OU set an NCAA record team score of 198.375 during the Super...

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    Crimson Claims Alumni Weekend Win

    NORMAN – For the seventh straight year, Oklahoma men’s basketball alumni reunited at Lloyd Noble Center for...

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    Gymnastics Invites Fans to Celebrate National Title

    Gymnastics Invites Fans to Celebrate National Title. NORMAN – Oklahoma women’s gymnastics fans are invited to the Sooners’...

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    Sooners Celebrate with Awards Banquet

    Source: OU Athletics NORMAN – The Oklahoma women’s basketball team honored its own at its annual postseason...

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    First Spring Practice Signals Fresh Start

    Source: OU Athletics NORMAN — The Oklahoma football team held its first spring practice Tuesday afternoon at...

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    OU men’s basketball: Sooners top TCU in regular season finale

    NORMAN—Kameron McGusty tied a career high with 22 points, leading Oklahoma to a 73-68 win over TCU in the teams’ regular-season finale at Lloyd Noble Center. The Sooners had struggled to finish off games all season but found a way against the Horned Frogs, making several big defensive stops late to avoid the...

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    Notepad: Sooner men half-good all season

    The Oklahoma men beat TCU 73-68 Saturday inside Lloyd Noble Center to finish its regular season 11-19 and 5-13 in the Big 12 Conference. And, when Dante Buford hit a driving layup to close the first half, putting OU up 33-31, it seemed possible the Horned Frogs had the Sooners right where they...

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    OU women’s basketball: Sooners leaning on ‘fighter’ mentality entering Big 12 Tournament

    OU women’s basketball: Sooners leaning on ‘fighter’ mentality entering Big 12 Tournament. Oklahoma's Peyton Little (10) sets up for a shot giving the Sooners a three-point lead with two seconds remaining during the second half as the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) defeat the Texas Longhorns 74-73 in NCAA, women's college basketball at...

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    Przybylo: OU’s senior day is going to be strange without Jordan Woodard

    OU senior day is Saturday, but it's going to be a strange feeling with Jordan Woodard unable to play his final game at Lloyd Noble Center. It feels wrong to say Oklahoma point guard Jordan Woodard deserved better, deserved a fitting end to his senior season and his career with the Sooners. The Sooners...

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    No. 16 Sooners Close Home Slate with No. 4 Baylor

    16/16 Oklahoma (22-7, 13-4 Big 12) looks for its 11th consecutive home win inside Lloyd Noble Center as the Sooners close the regular season with No. The Sooners, who will be at least the No. The first 1,000 fans will receive a free Oklahoma basketball t-shirt as they enter Lloyd Noble Center. • Against Big...

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    OU men’s basketball: Sooners smack K-State, Kruger wins No. 600

    OU men's basketball: Sooners smack K-State, Kruger wins No. NORMAN—Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger picked up his 600th career victory Saturday, as the Sooners delivered a rare comfortable win in an otherwise trying season, beating Kansas State 81-51 at Lloyd Noble Center. It was a rare game for this Sooners team that was decided well...

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    Women’s college basketball: Oklahoma claims Team of the Week

    Women's college basketball: Oklahoma claims Team of the Week. RELATED: UConn, Mississippi State are 1-2 in latest DI Women’s Basketball Committee reveal The Sooners, 21-6 overall and in sole possession of third place in the Big 12 Conference with a 12-3 record, currently own the league’s longest active winning streak with five straight...

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    OU women’s basketball: Ortiz’s hustle plays energize Sooners

    Ortiz leapt from her temporary seat and sprinted past Carter in time to receive a pass from the senior guard and complete the break with a layup, giving OU a one-point lead in what would eventually become a 74-73 win for the Sooners. “In games like this with how talented Texas is, you...

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    No. 19 OU Wins Thriller Over No. 8 Texas, 74-73

    8 Texas, 74-73. The win marks OU's seventh straight at home over the rival Longhorns (21-5, 14-1 Big 12), who entered Saturday's game with the nation's second-longest winning streak at 19 games. 19/19 Oklahoma (20-6, 11-3 Big 12) looks for its fifth straight win and its seventh straight home victory over Texas on Saturday...

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    Oklahoma at Oklahoma State: Sooners have cross hairs on this season and future

    Oklahoma at Oklahoma State: Sooners have cross hairs on this season and future. Oklahoma's Kameron McGusty drives into Mitchell Solomon during the 68-66 Bedlam loss to the Oklahoma State Cowboys at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla. Monday Jan. 30, 2016. “Basically try to get the best that we can get out of...

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    Oklahoma basketball: Sooners hold on for 70-66 win over Texas, snap seven-game losing streak.

    Oklahoma basketball: Sooners hold on for 70-66 win over Texas, snap seven-game losing streak.. Oklahoma's Rashard Odomes, center, celebrates with Jamuni McNeace, left, Kameron McGusty, Kristian Doolittle, Matt Freeman, and Darrion Strong-Moore, right after Oklahoma's win in an NCAA basketball game between the Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and the Texas Longhorns (UT) at Lloyd...

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    OU Faces Texas Tuesday at LNC

    Oklahoma (8-16, 2-10 Big 12) opens its week with Texas (10-15, 4-8 Big 12) on Tuesday before heading to Stillwater for the second round of Bedlam on Saturday. Along with McGusty’s 21 points, the two became the first pair of OU freshmen to both score 20 points in the same game since 1976. In...

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    This week in Oklahoma basketball: The Sooners are weathering some tough times right now plus other storylines

    This week in Oklahoma basketball: The Sooners are weathering some tough times right now plus other storylines. Oklahoma's Rashard Odomes (1) reaches for the ball beside West Virginia's Maciej Bender (25) as Khadeem Lattin (12) watches during an NCAA college basketball game between the University of Oklahoma Sooners (OU) and West Virginia at...

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    OU men’s basketball: Sooners offense stalls against West Virginia press

    The Sooners turned the ball over 23 times—leading to 27 Mountaineers points—and hit a season-low 16 field goals in dropping their sixth consecutive game. Just a year removed from the Final Four, Oklahoma (8-15, 2-9 Big 12) is one loss away from sealing a losing regular season. “I thought obviously West Virginia, with their...

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    No. 19 OU Welcomes WVU Tuesday Night

    19/22 Oklahoma (18-6, 9-3 Big 12) goes for its ninth straight home win on Tuesday night as the Sooners host West Virginia (16-7, 4-7 Big 12) inside Lloyd Noble Center at 7 p.m. CT. In Big 12 play, the Sooners rank third in scoring and field goal percentage defense, holding their opponents to...

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    Oklahoma at Texas Tech: Sooners begin fight to escape last place in the Big 12

    Oklahoma at Texas Tech: Sooners begin fight to escape last place in the Big 12. Oklahoma Coach Lon Kruger calls a play from the sidelines during the Big 12 Bedlam basketball game between the Oklahoma State Cowboys and the Oklahoma Sooners at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, Okla. Monday Jan. 30, 2016. TYLER...

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    Oklahoma women’s basketball: Sooners stay in the moment, put on an offensive clinic against Kansas

    Oklahoma women's basketball: Sooners stay in the moment, put on an offensive clinic against Kansas. Oklahoma, however, proved even a 10:30 a.m. tip time couldn’t slow them down during an 89-52 beat down over the Kansas Jayhawks. It was Sooner Jr. Field Trip day and the Lloyd Noble Center was packed with smaller fans...

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    No. 1 Sooners Return Home to Host Quad Meet

    Oklahoma Denver Nebraska As a team, OU is ranked in first place on three of four events, including vault (49.450), bars (49.438 average) and floor (49.519) and sits second on beam (49.388). Of the top scores so far this season, three of OU’s rank in the top four. Freshman Maggie Nichols and senior Chayse Capps...

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    Sooners Cruise Past KU on Field Trip Day

    Points 52 89 56.3% 81.3% Rebounds 33 42 Assists 10 20 Turnovers 19 18 Blocks 4 13 Steals 14 10 Individual Leaders Category Fan Field Trip Day. Four Sooner starters scored in double figures, led by senior guard Maddie Manning with 19 points on 8-of-9 shooting (3-of-3 from 3-point range). Freshman center Nancy Mulkey blocked a...

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    Jayhawks can’t slow Sooners, 89-52

    Oklahoma (17-6, 8-3 Big 12) not only shot above average in the second meetings between the Jayhawks (7-15, 1-10 Big 12), but connected on a season-high 59.3 percent of its attempts from the field, including a 6-of-14 (46.2) mark from the 3-point line. Her 14 points marks her 12th double-digit scoring performance of...

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    OSU is in position for NCAA Tournament

    Lunardi had OSU as an 11 seed, playing a First Four game in Dayton, Ohio. The other Big 12 teams in Lunardi's field, and their seed, are No. 11 OSU. A team with a high-standing RPI almost always makes the tournament. A team with a low-standing RPI almost never makes the tournament. The Cowboys might not get...

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    Field Trip Day, Kansas Up Next for the Sooners

    20/20 Oklahoma (15-5, 6-2 Big 12) goes for its eighth straight home win when it hosts Kansas (7-14, 1-9 Big 12) on Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. CT at Lloyd Noble Center for Sooner Jr. • During OU's five home Big 12 games, Peyton Little and Maddie Manning are both averaging over 15.0 points...

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    OSU has put itself in position for the NCAA Tournament

    Lunardi had OSU as an 11 seed, playing a First Four game in Dayton, Ohio. The other Big 12 teams in Lunardi’s field, and their seed, are No. 11 OSU. A team with a high-standing RPI almost always makes the tournament. A team with a low-standing RPI almost never makes the tournament. But among those five games...

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    Bedlam basketball: Critical mistakes late doom Sooners

    NORMAN — In 68 seconds, things came crumbling down for Oklahoma. In the final 1:08 of Monday's 68-66 Bedlam loss to Oklahoma State at Lloyd Noble Center, the Sooners had every chance to seal a win, snap a losing streak and keep their Bedlam dominance alive. But in the final moments, three critical things...

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    Oklahoma State at Oklahoma: Cowboys win Bedlam on Forte’s late 3

    Oklahoma State at Oklahoma: Cowboys win Bedlam on Forte's late 3. Phil Forte’s 3-pointer with 9.9 seconds left provided the winning margin in Oklahoma State’s 68-66 victory over the Sooners. OSU took Monday’s game by scoring the final six points. Oklahoma (9-12, 3-6) enjoyed a 66-63 lead with 1:08 remaining. The Bixby High School graduate was...

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    Sooners can’t shake second-half blues

    In all, the Sooners have given up 41 points in halftime edges. Of course, none of those games include others OU might have nailed down, like a double-overtime loss to Iowa State and a five-point edge inside the final 20 seconds at Texas. “We’ve got to have a little more grit,” Sooner coach Lon...

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    Cowboys End Sooners’ Reign, Win Bedlam In Norman

    Cowboys End Sooners’ Reign, Win Bedlam In Norman. A back and forth Bedlam battle in Lloyd Noble Center came down to the final few seconds, and with a final score of 68-66, Oklahoma State won Bedlam, ending the Sooners’ seven-game win streak in the series Oklahoma led 66-65 with 24 seconds on the...

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    Bedlam: Previewing Monday Night’s Matchup Between OU & OSU

    Bedlam: Previewing Monday Night's Matchup Between OU & OSU. Related: OSU Dominates Arkansas As Cowboys Remember The 10 Here are a few things to know about the Big 12 matchup: Cowboys playing well After dropping six consecutive games to open conference play, Brad Underwood’s squad has completely flipped the script as of late...

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    As Sooners have struggled, Cowboys have found their game

    As Sooners have struggled, Cowboys have found their game. Tonight, it’s the first of the regular season's two Bedlam contests, when the Cowboys visit Lloyd Noble Center. “I thought Florida did great … They’re a really good team. After playing at least 34 minutes in three straight games, he played 27 and scored eight points...

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    Bedlam basketball: Can the Sooners improve their winning streak to eight games over the Cowboys?

    Bedlam basketball: Can the Sooners improve their winning streak to eight games over the Cowboys?. Oklahoma's Rashard Odomes (1) dunks the ball as the Florida Gators defeat the University of Oklahoma Sooner (OU) men 84-52 in NCAA, college basketball at The Lloyd Noble Center on Jan. 28, 2017 in Norman, Okla. Photo by...

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    MBB: #25 Gators Chomp Sooners

    The #25 Florida Gators (16-5, 5-2 away) swamped the Sooners in this year’s Big 12-SEC Challenge to...

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    Chomped: Sooners crushed by Gators in Big 12/SEC challenge loss

    Chomped: Sooners crushed by Gators in Big 12/SEC challenge loss. OU had its worst shooting performance of the season, going 18 of 65 from the field, 27.7 percent. All-around it was a dreadful offensive outing and coach Lon Kruger can't have it become a trend as OU returns to Big 12 play Monday, hosting...

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    OU Hoops: Sooners Struggle Offensively In Blowout Loss To No. 25 Florida

    25 Florida. Norman - Jordan Woodard failed to score a point as Oklahoma dropped its third consecutive game on Saturday with an 84-52 loss to No. 25 Florida inside the Lloyd Noble Center. OU struggled offensively throughout most of the game and shot only 28.1 percent from the field with only four assists as the...

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    After recent losses, topping Gators would sure suit Sooners

    After recent losses, topping Gators would sure suit Sooners. It doesn’t get any easier for coach Lon Kruger’s Sooner men. Four games ago they finally got on the Big 12 board, taking care of Texas Tech at Lloyd Noble Center. Next, they stunned then-No. Instead, Iowa State came to Norman and prevailed in double overtime and,...

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    Sooners Set for Contest at Iowa State

    2017 Record 3-0-0 3-1-0 2017 Ranking No. 1 Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team competes in its second straight Big 12 road meet this weekend, facing Iowa State at 6:30 p.m. CT on Friday in Ames, Iowa. OU has posted the highest road average in the nation in each of the last three seasons. Freshman Maggie Nichols...

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    Balanced Sooners Beat Iowa State 78-63

    Balanced Sooners Beat Iowa State 78-63. Points 63 78 72.7 90.9 Rebounds 30 30 Assists 10 17 Turnovers 15 9 Blocks 0 5 Steals 4 7 Individual Leaders Category Points Johnson - 17 Manning - 21 Rebounds Johnson - 7 3 Players - 6 Assists Johnson - 3 Carter - 6 Steals 4 Players -...

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    Oklahoma women’s basketball: Sooners lead Iowa State 38-28 at the half

    Oklahoma women's basketball: Sooners lead Iowa State 38-28 at the half. Coming off a big win over rival Oklahoma State, the Sooners are looking to stick to their winning ways against Iowa State, and lead the Cyclones at the half 38-28. 20 Oklahoma (15-5, 6-2 Big 12) is 10-1 at the Lloyd Noble Center...

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    No. 20 Sooners Clash with Iowa State Wednesday

    20/20 Oklahoma (15-5, 6-2 Big 12) goes for its sixth straight home win when it hosts Iowa State (11-8, 2-6 Big 12) on Wednesday at 7 p.m. CT at Lloyd Noble Center. The Sooners, who rallied in the fourth quarter for a 68-62 victory over Oklahoma State on Sunday, are 10-1 at home...

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    Bedlam Returns to Norman on Sunday

    20/20 Oklahoma (14-5, 5-2 Big 12) faces in-state rival Oklahoma State (12-5, 2-4 Big 12) for the 100th all-time meeting on Sunday at 2 p.m. CT inside Lloyd Noble Center. • Sunday's matchup marks the 100th all-time meeting between Bedlam rivals Oklahoma and Oklahoma State. Last season, the Cowgirls, defeated OU, 71-69, to snap...

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    This week in Oklahoma basketball: Sooners soaring with confidence heading into Iowa State contest

    Oklahoma’s Kameron McGusty shoots pat Texas Tech’s Anthony Livingston as the OU men defeat the Texas Tech Red Raiders 84-75 in NCAA, college basketball at The Lloyd Noble Center on Jan. 14, 2017 in Norman, Okla. STEVE SISNEY/The Oklahoman World Sports Writer Oklahoma men’s basketball extra 12-1 overall, 1-1 Big 12 Conference...

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    OU Returns Home for Contest with Iowa State

    7/8 West Virginia, Oklahoma (8-9, 2-4 Big 12) plays three of its next four games inside Lloyd Noble Center. He is third in the Big 12 in scoring with 17.7 points per game. His January resume includes a career-high 20 points against Kansas State (Jan. 7) and a 17-point performance at West Virginia (Jan....

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    Softball Team Signing Autographs Sunday

    Softball Team Signing Autographs Sunday. NORMAN – Fans will have the opportunity to meet the defending national champion University of Oklahoma softball team this Sunday afternoon as the squad will be signing autographs prior to the women’s basketball game against Oklahoma State. The five-time defending Big 12 champions and three-time national champions will be...

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    OU men’s basketball: Woodard’s closing kick helps Sooners snap losing streak

    OU men's basketball: Woodard's closing kick helps Sooners snap losing streak. NORMAN — The lead slipping away and a bit of that "Oh no, here we go again" feeling lingering over Lloyd Noble Center in the second half of Saturday's game against Texas Tech, Oklahoma coach Lon Kruger went to his bench and...

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    Sooners snap losing streak with win over Texas Tech

    Sooners snap losing streak with win over Texas Tech. Let’s win the next 20 minutes!” The Sooners did, snapping a seven-game winning streak with an 84-75 victory over Texas Tech. By the second half Saturday night, all the rust was gone. But the Sooners (7-9, 1-4 Big 12) didn’t need Woodard to bail them out. The...

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    OU Hosts UCLA in Top-10 Battle

    2-ranked Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team returns to Lloyd Noble Center this weekend to host a talented UCLA squad, ranked No. The Sooners, whose score represents the highest season-opening total in program history, secured event titles on vault, bars and floor and claimed the top individual score on those three events as well. According to...

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    Sooners Host Red Raiders on Saturday Night

    Oklahoma (6-9, 0-4 Big 12) plays its second game at Lloyd Noble Center in five days when it hosts Texas Tech (13-3, 2-2 Big 12) for a Saturday night conference showdown. The Sooners will look for continued production out freshman Kameron McGusty, who is leading the team in scoring during Big 12 play...

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    No. 22 OU Welcomes Texas Tech to LNC Saturday

    22/25 Oklahoma (13-4, 4-1 Big 12) looks to win its 12th straight game over Texas Tech (11-5, 3-2 Big 12) as the Sooners host the Lady Raiders inside Lloyd Noble Center on Saturday. • Oklahoma and Texas Tech meet for the 55th time on Saturday as the Sooners host the Lady Raiders inside...

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    No. 2 Jayhawks flex muscles in second half, roll past Sooners 81-70

    2 Jayhawks’ 81-70 win over the Sooners at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman on Tuesday night. 2 Kansas. KU had only trailed in two other games at halftime this season. The Jayhawks had rebounded to get wins over Duke and Davidson, but the nine-point deficit to the Sooners was the largest so far this season. The...

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    On vault, bars, beam and floor, Sooners will start at the top

    Coach Patty Gasso’s program has been to 10 Women’s College World Series since 2000 and claimed three national championships. Beginning her 11th season at the program's helm, Kindler has taken OU to unprecedented heights, coaching it to NCAA Super Six status six of the last seven seasons and to national championships in 2014...

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    Sooners Open 2017 with Top-Three Tilt vs. Bama

    Oklahoma Alabama 2017 Record 0-0-0 0-0-0 2017 Preseason Ranking No. OU has snagged 19 straight victories in Norman, dating back to 2014. In home openers during Kindler’s tenure, the Sooners have posted a 9-1 mark. Degouveia and Showers were both members of the USA Junior Olympic National team. The east entrances of Lloyd Noble Center will...

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    No. 20 Sooners Topple No. 25 K-State in OT

    20 Sooners Topple No. 25 K-State in OT. Points 80 85 Points Middlebrook - 15 Manning - 20 Rebounds Willock - 9 Manning - 11 Assists Wesemann - 4 Three Players - 4 Steals Three Players - 2 Mulkey - 2 Blocks Martin - 2 Pierre-Louis - 4 NORMAN – The No. 25/RV Kansas State on...

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    OU Hosts K-State for Top-25 Matchup Wednesday

    The Sooners scored 50-second half points in Sunday's 87-72 home victory over TCU. • Oklahoma is 36-25 all-time against Kansas State and has won 16 out of the last 18 meetings. • Redshirt senior guard Peyton Little claimed her second career Big 12 Player of the Week honor, averaging 20.0 points, 5.5 rebounds and...

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    Sooners Open Big 12 Play Friday vs. Baylor

    Sooners Open Big 12 Play Friday vs. Baylor. • Head coach Lon Kruger has used five different starting lineups throughout the first 11 games of the 2016-17 season. In Oklahoma’s past two games, Kruger has started freshman Jordan Shepherd at point guard. Shepherd entered his first start (Dec. 17 vs. Memphis) averaging just 2.7 points...

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    Kansas opens Big 12 play with Sooners

    Kansas opens Big 12 play with Sooners. The Jayhawks own a 6-5 record, including a 5-3 mark at home, heading into the start of their 2017 league slate. The Jayhawks are averaging 67.7 points per game and have a +1.6 scoring margin. The Sooners own a 9-3 mark in 2016-17, including a 2-1 record on...

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    Tigers Travel to Oklahoma to Take on Sooners on Saturday

    James averages 12.3 while Odomes and Lattin are at an even 10.0 points per game, each. Rykhoek has the first points of the game against Monmouth, UAB, Jackson State, Iowa, and Providence, while against McNeese he assisted on a Dedric Lawson lay-in. Oklahoma forward Khadeem Lattin, who ranks fifth in school history in career...

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    OU women’s basketball: Manning leads Sooners over Tulsa

    OU women's basketball: Manning leads Sooners over Tulsa. Oklahoma's Maddie Manning came off the bench Sunday and scored 24 points in the Sooners' win over Tulsa at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman. NORMAN — Maddie Manning came off the bench to score a career-high 24 points with eight...

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    No. 19/20 OU Hosts Intrastate Foe Tulsa Sunday

    Sunday's game is the first time OU has hosted Tulsa in Norman since Dec. 21, 2009. OU has won 76 straight games when finishing with a .500 field goal percentage.\ • The Sooners dominated the paint in Thursday's victory, scoring 52 points in the paint against UTRGV. OU ranks 18th in blocked shots per...

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    Sooners Head to OKC to Face Wichita State

    The Sooners will face Wichita State (8-2) in the first meeting between the two schools in over 40 years. • Oklahoma owns a 13-5 record when playing at Chesapeake Energy Arena and is 4-0 in the Lon Kruger era. Under Kruger, the Sooners have won two All-College Classic games at ‘The Peake’ (2012 vs....

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    Sooners turn a wealth of steals into easy win over Oral Roberts

    Sooners turn a wealth of steals into easy win over Oral Roberts. “We came up with a lot of steals and turned them into transition,” OU guard Christian James said. Technically, OU only scored eight points off the break, but Oral Roberts had a hard time doing anything to stop the Sooners from running. The...

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    No. 19/20 Sooners Look to Bounce Back Thursday

    Lloyd Noble Center's north and east ticket windows will open at 5:30 p.m. CT on Thursday. • Oklahoma ranks second in the Big 12 with a .720 free throw percentage this season. In its last two contests, OU has made just 7.0 free throws a game. Pierre-Louis has been a consistent cog in OU's offense...

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    Sooners Host Oral Roberts Wednesday

    For the sixth time in the last seven seasons, Oklahoma (5-2) is set to face in-state foe Oral Roberts (1-7) in a non-conference matchup. Since the start of the 2013 season, OU has gone 22-1 at the LNC in out-of-conference play and has won 15 straight home non-conference games. After averaging 2.9 points per...

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    Sooners Fall at Home to Oral Roberts

    Points 74 67 .765 .778 Rebounds 45 38 Assists 11 8 Turnovers 18 19 Blocks 2 5 Steals 8 13 Individual Leaders Category OU (5-2) jumped out to a 42-31 halftime lead by shooting 50 percent from the floor in the first two quarters. T'ona Edwards gave a spark to the Sooners offensively, scoring eight...

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    OU women’s basketball: Sooners stay perfect with win over Colorado State

    OU women's basketball: Sooners stay perfect with win over Colorado State. Oklahoma's Peyton Little, right, drives to the basket as Colorado State's Myanne Hamm defends on Sunday. NORMAN — Maddie Manning scored a season-high 16 points to help No. The Sooners (5-0) finished November undefeated for the first time...

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    Third-Quarter Surge Leads OU to 5-0 Start

    Third-Quarter Surge Leads OU to 5-0 Start. Points 55 70 .727 .800 Rebounds 35 41 Assists 14 10 Turnovers 17 17 Blocks 1 7 Steals 11 7 Individual Leaders Category Points Tryggedsson - 11 Manning - 16 Rebounds Nystrom - 7 Manning - 9 Assists Nystrom - 5 Three Players - 2 Steals Two Players...

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    No. 13/12 OU Takes On Colorado State Sunday

    The Sooners picked up their fourth win of the season by taking down South Dakota State, 74-60, on Wednesday at home. Little has scored in double figures in three consecutive games and led the Sooners with 17 points in OU's win against South Dakota State on Wednesday. Through its first four games, OU's opponents...

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    OU Faces Abilene Christian in Friday Matinee

    OU Faces Abilene Christian in Friday Matinee. The Sooners face the Wildcats for the first time since 1982, hosting ACU on the day after Thanksgiving at 2 p.m. Oklahoma aims to start the season 4-1 for the sixth consecutive season under Lon Kruger. OU has began the year by winning four of its first...

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    Strong Defense Leads OU to Victory over SDSU

    Points 60 74 .625 .647 Rebounds 43 40 Assists 12 19 Turnovers 22 12 Blocks 5 6 Steals 6 12 Individual Leaders Category 13/12 Oklahoma topped South Dakota State, 74-60, on Wednesday night at Lloyd Noble Center. Oklahoma (4-0) forced South Dakota State (4-1) to a season-high 22 turnovers as the Sooners recorded a season-best...

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    No. 13/12 OU Welcomes South Dakota State to LNC

    13/12 Oklahoma (3-0) returns home to Lloyd Noble Center on Wednesday as it takes on undefeated South Dakota State (4-0) at 7 p.m. CT. OU used a fourth-quarter comeback to top BYU, 68-61, on the road Saturday. • Wednesday's meeting marks just the second matchup between Oklahoma and South Dakota State. The redshirt senior...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners Face First Road Test at BYU Saturday

    Maddie Manning scored 13 of OU's 26 points in the first quarter against the Cougars last season. Redshirt senior Peyton Little scored 17 points on 5-of-10 shooting with three treys. Redshirt senior Maddie Manning chipped in nine points and five rebounds. She led the league in rebounding, assists, defensive rebounds and minutes played last season. •...

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    No. 16 Sooners Top Little Rock, 68-58

    Points 58 68 .500 .875 Rebounds 36 42 Assists 9 8 Turnovers 15 15 Blocks 2 5 Steals 9 3 Individual Leaders Category Points Collins - 23 Little - 17 Rebounds Collier - 8 Pierre-Louis - 12 Assists Townson - 5 Ortiz - 4 Steals Pratt - 4 Three Players - 1 Blocks Two...

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    No. 16/17 OU Hosts Little Rock Wednesday

    16/17 OU Hosts Little Rock Wednesday. Little Rock enters the contest with a 1-1 record this season. Lloyd Noble Center's north and east ticket windows will open at 5:30 p.m. CT on Wednesday. • Oklahoma won its season-opener on Sunday, 80-48, over Southern Illinois at Lloyd Noble Center. The Trojans are averaging 43.0 points per game...

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    Q&A with OU AD Joe Castiglione: On Ohio State, Buckeye fans and new Owen Field

    NORMAN — Joe Castiglione is a busy, busy man. In addition to guiding the University of Oklahoma...

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    Blake Griffin Commits to Major Donation to Fund LNC Addition

    Blake Griffin and the University of Oklahoma announced Friday that the former OU standout and current NBA star...

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    Sooners fans can take a bow, or 16,000 of them

    OKLAHOMA CITY — No better place for the Oklahoma Sooners than Oklahoma City. Sooners fans turned out...

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