All posts tagged "Norman"

  • Columns
    John E. Hoover: As David Boren says goodbye, his greatest legacy at OU will always be Joe C.

    In his final time to preside over a University of Oklahoma Board of Regents meeting, David Boren...

  • Local College Sports
    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...

  • NCAA Basketball
    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...

  • Local College Sports
    #8 UCLA Gymnastics Visits #2 Oklahoma Sooners

    #8 UCLA Gymnastics Visits #2 Oklahoma Sooners. After winning their season opener last weekend against Arkansas, the #8 UCLA Gymnastics team heads to Norman, Oklahoma to take on the #2 Oklahoma Sooners. The Sooners are the defending national champions. Last weekend, Oklahoma began its title defense by defeating then-#3 Alabama 197.75-196.70 at home. The Sooners have...

  • Local College Sports
    No. 2 Jayhawks take on struggling Sooners in Norman

    2 Jayhawks take on struggling Sooners in Norman. Some things do, like Oklahoma’s plunge from Final Four team a year ago to the basement of the Big 12 through three conference games. Oklahoma enters Tuesday night’s first meeting between the teams riding a six-game losing streak and still without its best scorer, Jordan Woodard. “To...

  • Local College Sports
    Joe Mixon would have been dismissed today, Bob Stoops says

    NORMAN, Okla. -- For the first time since it became public, Oklahoma Sooners coach Bob Stoops addressed the surveillance tape showing Sooners running back Joe Mixon punching a female student in 2014, and he said that if it happened now, he would dismiss Mixon from the team. "Dismissal is really the only...

  • Local College Sports
    Everything Bob Stoops said about Joe Mixon at Wednesday’s press conference

    "What we came up with discipline-wise, I feel at the time, 2 1/2 years ago was significant. And that’s positive in that that’s the way things have gone in the past 2 ½ years. "If I’m at fault of something, it's hard to give up on these young men that I go in...

  • Local College Sports
    Video of OU football star punching woman in face at Norman restaurant made public

    Video of OU football star punching woman in face at Norman restaurant made public. NORMAN, Okla. – Video of an OU football star punching a woman in the face at a Norman restaurant has finally been made public. He was also suspended from the football team for one season. The Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters sued...

  • Local College Sports
    Former Sooners honor Merv Johnson

    Former Sooners honor Merv Johnson. (Oklahoman archive photo) Chuck Bowman titled his email "Class Act." No one would disagree. Bowman wrote me about Merv Johnson, who in 1979 arrived in Norman as Barry Switzer's assistant head coach. Johnson coached the OU offensive line and stayed on the football staff through 1997. Johnson is retiring from the university...

  • Local College Sports
    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...

  • Local College Sports
    2017 Big 12 schedule: Oklahoma meets West Virginia on Thanksgiving weekend as Bedlam gets moved

    2017 Big 12 schedule: Oklahoma meets West Virginia on Thanksgiving weekend as Bedlam gets moved. Oklahoma defeated Oklahoma State 38-20 to become Big XII champions. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images) Oklahoma's conference schedule got quite the shakeup when the Big 12 released its 2017 slate Tuesday afternoon. Take a look at the Sooners' complete 2017...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Football: Bob Stoops, Orlando Brown Receive Big 12 Honors

    Oklahoma Football: Bob Stoops, Orlando Brown Receive Big 12 Honors. Oklahoma football added more hardware to its already jam-packed trophy case on Wednesday when the Big 12 named Bob Stoops and offensive lineman Orlando Brown as individual award winners for the 2016 college football season. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports Stoops, who...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Supreme Court: Surveillance video of Joe Mixon punching woman in 2014 must be released

    Oklahoma Supreme Court: Surveillance video of Joe Mixon punching woman in 2014 must be released. Getty Images NORMAN, OK - DECEMBER 3: Running back Joe Mixon #25 of the Oklahoma Sooners walks the field after the game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys December 3, 2016 at Gaylord Family-Oklahoma Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. (Photo...

  • Local College Sports
    Take a look at the gifts Oklahoma and Auburn players will receive from the Sugar Bowl

    Take a look at the gifts Oklahoma and Auburn players will receive from the Sugar Bowl. Getty Images NORMAN, OK - DECEMBER 3: Safety Steven Parker #10 and associate head coach Mike Stoops of the Oklahoma Sooners walk off the field after the game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys December 3, 2016 at...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma’s Perine on kneeling instead of scoring late: ‘I did what I thought was the right thing to do’

    Oklahoma's Perine on kneeling instead of scoring late: 'I did what I thought was the right thing to do'. (Photo by Brett Deering/Getty Images) Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine refused to rub it in on Oklahoma State. Headed to the end zone, he took a knee at the Cowboys' 2 on the next-to-last play...

  • Local College Sports
    Top 25 College Football Polls: Penn State moves past Michigan, Oklahoma

    Top 25 College Football Polls: Penn State moves past Michigan, Oklahoma. Oklahoma defeated Oklahoma State 38-20 to become Big XII champions. Penn State moved up three spots from 8 to 5, pushing ahead of Oklahoma and Michigan. Alabama got all 61 first-place votes in the poll. Ohio State, Clemson, Washington and Penn State round out the...

  • Local College Sports
    Ohio State fan pens open letter to Sooner fans

    Ohio State fan pens open letter to Sooner fans. The Ohio State fan said that during their trip to Norman, Sooner fans were “kind, gracious, and generous in extending a warm welcome.” To the Oklahoma Sooner Family: I’m not able to speak on behalf of everyone from Buckeye Nation but, I personally can’t...

  • Local College Sports
    Baylor volleyball edges Sooners in five

    Baylor volleyball edges Sooners in five. “Good to have great performances, now in back-to-back matches, from Camryn , both with her attack and her blocking,” said head coach Ryan McGuyre. “Our blocking and hitting paid off down the stretch.” Baylor came out swinging in the first set as they went toe to toe with...

  • Local College Sports
    OSU-Oklahoma again perfectly illustrates why the Big 12’s championship game will be so dumb

    An OU win gives the Sooners the championship outright, and an OSU win gives it to the Cowboys on a head-to-head tiebreaker. It’s a really cool thing that this isn’t happening in 2017, though, or in any year afterward. Every other league that has a championship game has something the Big 12 lacks: divisions. Each...

  • Local College Sports
    The Oklahoma fan’s rooting guide to make the College Football Playoff

    The Sooners took two Ls early in the season to Houston and Ohio State but currently ride a seven-game winning streak. 11 Oklahoma State two weeks from now. 9, Oklahoma would need a little bit of help from college football's trademark Chaos over the final three weeks. 2 Ohio State beats Michigan State No. 9 Oklahoma...

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