All posts tagged "Sooners"

  • NBA
    A Warning For Those Cautious of Trae Young

    Remember when it became fashionable to join the fun and bash something? Star Wars was once really...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner softball win streak snapped by Ducks

    Ducks pitcher Megan Kleist (14-5) allowed just one hit and struck out five in tossing a complete...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma basketball: Sooners ready to seize opportunity in NCAA tournament

    Oklahoma's Trae Young sat with his head between his hands, waiting patiently with his teammates to hear...

  • College
    Baker Mayfield’s Legacy

    It all started in Knoxville. Oklahoma trailed Tennessee 17-3 with less than nine minutes to play in...

  • College
    OU Leads the way on the All-American Lists

    It’s an incredible accomplishment to be named a unanimous All-American in College Football. A player must be...

  • Media
    WATCH: OU Media Day Coverage

    Lincoln Riley Baker Mayfield Mike Stoops Jordan Thomas Jeff Badet’s interesting story on getting to OU Jeff...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU needs a linebacker boost on trail for 2018 class

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com 2018 LB/S DaShaun White (Gabe Brooks / SCOUT) DaShaun White is not the...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoman’s Barry Tramel: Sooners fans want SEC

    Author: Jordan James / Source: 247Sports X WATCH & READ Big 12 staying put x player version 2.3.0 playback...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma softball: Macey Hatfield to lead Sooners’ charge against Oklahoma State on senior night

    Author: Abby Bitterman / Source: OUDaily.com When the Sooners talk about their different classes, they split it up into...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Softball: OU a Win Away From Sixth Straight Big 12 Crown

    Source: Stormin in Norman A three-game sweep of Texas Tech over the weekend leaves Sooner softball just...

  • Local College Sports
    OU football: Former OU receiver, Jaguars draftee Westbrook returns for Sooners Choice Awards

    Author: Ryan Aber / Source: NewsOK.com Former OU receiver Dede Westbrook was in Oklahoma City on Monday night for...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners claim third straight national championship

    Author: Clay Horning CNHI Sports Oklahoma / Source: Woodward News RW Studios Photo / For The Transcript The Sooners...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner R3ign: OU Wins Third Straight Title

    Source: OU Athletics Team Scores OU OSU Ill. SU Minn. Neb. FX 70.95 69.65 70.90 70.20 69.75...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: Jordon Austin clears the air with OU

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Bob Przybylo/Scout Intel returns with an update on OU commit Jordon Austin. Home...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Baseball: Notable Numbers From Sooners’ Stumble at Texas

    Source: Stormin in Norman Oklahoma baseball has been defying the experts all season, but the Sooners hit...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma football: Marcelias Sutton transitions from junior college to OU with ease in his first appearance as a Sooner

    Author: Abby Bitterman / Source: OUDaily.com Oklahoma’s spring game crowd was the largest crowd Lackawanna College transfer Marcelias Sutton...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU spring game edition

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Intel returns with a look at the top OU spring game recruiting storylines…...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU offers week in review

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Marcus Hicks (© Greg Powers) Intel returns examining the key offers made by...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: Keyshawn Embery still open to OU

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Bob Przybylo/Scout Intel returns with an update on 2018 point guard Keyshawn Embery....

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: Jordan Kelley was OU from the start

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Jordan Kelley (© Greg Powers) Intel returns with an update on OU commit...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU rolling out red carpet for T.J. Pledger

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Intel returns with an update on T.J. Pledger, OU’s top running back target...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: Chance Cover a name to watch for OU

    Author: Bob Przybylo / Source: Scout.com Bob Przybylo/Scout When talking 2019 inside linebackers, Chance Cover is a name to...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU making impression with Byron Hobbs

    Sooner Intel: OU making impression with Byron Hobbs. Not a lot of recruits admit it, but Fort Worth (Texas) Eastern Hills outside linebacker Byron Hobbs understands the game. 274, realized once Oklahoma State offered, things were going to change. Once the Sooners are there, Texas is going to notice. “They have a real good program with...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU off to good start with Arjei Henderson

    If you wanted to take an early guess at who might commit to Oklahoma for the 2019 class, there’s no doubt Allen (Texas) High wide receiver Theo Wease was going to be in that mix. OU seemed to have a lot of interest in Wease, and Wease appeared to be about as all-in...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU news and nuggets

    The Sooner Intel, created by Bob Przybylo in 2011, is an inside look into Oklahoma football and basketball recruiting and is solely for Sooners Illustrated subscribers. Recruiting has changed and now so, too, have the Sooners. Instead of fighting this change or being reluctant to go with the times, the Sooners are right in...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: OU making its move for Patrick Fields

    Sooner Intel: OU making its move for Patrick Fields. Call it arrogance of recruiting writers that cover the Sooners. The feeling is when OU makes an underclassman offer to an in-state prospect, you might as well just chalk up that recruit to the Sooners. The guarantee is that defensive backs coach Kerry Cooks is doing...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Intel: Jordan Kelley made OU take notice

    Looking at skill guys like Adrian Wilson, C.J. Moore and Patrick Fields, no shortage of talent for the Redskins at receiver and in the secondary. Watch defensive tackle Jordan Kelley play, and it’s pretty easy to make sure you don’t forget about the linemen. And now he’s got an OU offer following a trip to...

  • Local College Sports
    Theo Wease to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Theo Wease to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 4-Star WR Prospect. Scout.com 4-star wide receiver Theo Wease took to Twitter on Sunday to announce his commitment to Oklahoma: Listed at 6'2" and 189 pounds, he's among the highest-profile early commits of the 2019 class. Scout.com currently lists him as a 4-star recruit, though there are no...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football: BOOM! Sooners Land 2019 WR Henderson

    Oklahoma Sooners Football: BOOM! Many around the OU program thought the Sooners had a great chance to gain some commitments after this weekend’s Junior Day activities. Arjei Henderson is a receiver from Travis High in Richmond, Texas, near Houston. He’s been racking up the offers lately, as Scout reported earlier this month that Florida, Georgia...

  • Local College Sports
    OU Baseball: Sooners Host Dirtbags To Open 2017 Season

    OU Baseball: Sooners Host Dirtbags To Open 2017 Season. (1-0, 2.12) vs. TBA Oklahoma is coming off a 30-27-1 campaign with an 11-13 record and fifth-place finish in the Big 12 a season ago. O’Brien enters his final season in Norman with 104 career hits and 10 home runs. In 2016, he hit .267 with...

  • Local College Sports
    Trae Young to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 5-Star PG Prospect

    Trae Young to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 5-Star PG Prospect. It was so close between two schools." The ultimate factor was just I felt comfortable being here. The 6'2", 170-pound Young is a 5-star prospect, per Scout, and the No. 1 point guard from the state of Oklahoma in the 2017 class. big time player RT @USATODAYhss: @blakegriffin32...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Tracking the Sooner State’s Best of 2018

    Oklahoma Sooners Football Recruiting: Tracking the Sooner State’s Best of 2018. But the guys here are already hot on the trail for the class of 2018, and after Graham brought you up to speed on the nation’s top targets OU has its eyes on, here’s a rundown of the state’s best and where...

  • Local College Sports
    Three Pitchers Combine For Shutout of Nebraska

    OU - Knighten 2 1 1 2 2 0 NEB - Perry 3 0 2 0 0 0 Game Notes Oklahoma now trails the all-time series against Nebraska, 44-43, but leads 30-22 since Patty Gasso became OU's coach in 1995 ... OU is 5-2 against the Huskers since NU left the Big...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football: Super Bowl Sooners Left Their Mark at OU

    Oklahoma Sooners Football: Super Bowl Sooners Left Their Mark at OU. One of my favorite things about the Sooners in the NFL series I wrote this season was seeing Chris Chester’s name in the Atlanta Falcons starting lineup every week. The soft-spoken, big-hearted Chester exemplifies unsung hero and could be considered the consummate teammate...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners enter final recruiting stretch with few holes to fill

    Sooners enter final recruiting stretch with few holes to fill. Oklahoma football: Sooners officially welcome early enrollees to campus Sooner early enrollees: RB Marcelias Sutton brings versatility to the backfield Sooner early enrollees: Looking closer at QB Chris Robison Photo gallery: A look at OU's 2017 recruiting class NORMAN — This time a...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner To Take on Nebraska Saturday

    Oklahoma Nebraska Ranking No. 7 Season High 433.200 410.600 Floor Avg. The Sooners will take on No. Oklahoma‘s team total of 433.200 was more than 15 points higher than the next best score in the country over the weekend, and it scored the highest team event total on every event except high bar (second). Wenske made...

  • Local College Sports
    OU Women: Sooners Fall To No. 12 Texas In Austin

    OU Women: Sooners Fall To No. 12 Texas In Austin. Joyner Holmes scored 20 points with 10 rebounds, and Ariel Atkins poured in 19 points before fouling out and twelfth-ranked Texas defeated No. 20 Oklahoma 86-68 in a Big 12 Conference showdown Tuesday night. A Lashann Higgs layup sparked a 10-2 run as the Longhorns (13-4,...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma football: Sooners officially welcome early enrollees to campus

    Oklahoma football: Sooners officially welcome early enrollees to campus. Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield, back for another season, set the tone for an important date on the OU recruiting calendar with a Twitter post Tuesday: “Our 2017 early signees are here,” Mayfield’s post read. “They have some straight dog in ’em. Can’t wait to push them...

  • Local College Sports
    OU football: Early enrollees getting started for Sooners

    NORMAN—Justin Broiles dismissed the idea the first time it was presented to him. “I've got to do college work during the summer.” But after a night's sleep, Broiles came around to the idea. The two are part of a large group of mid-term enrollees for the Sooners this year. For many players, academics can be...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Football: Sooners Lead an Upswing in Big 12 Bowl Performance

    It had been two years since Oklahoma football prevailed in a postseason bowl, and more years than that since the Big 12 had a reasonable showing during bowl season. That is the best postseason record by the Big 12 in five seasons and the second best in the league’s 21-year history. The 2016 postseason...

  • College
    Perine to Enter 2017 NFL Draft

    After setting the record for most rushing yards by any Sooner in history, Samaje Perine let the...

  • Local College Sports
    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...

  • Local College Sports
    OU notebook: Ogbonnia Okoronkwo latest Sooner to announce return for another year

    OU notebook: Ogbonnia Okoronkwo latest Sooner to announce return for another year. Okoronkwo leads OU with nine sacks this year, including six in the team’s first six games. Okoronkwo said he submitted for a draft grade out of curiosity but always intended to stay and earn his degree. And I get a whole other year...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooner Sports TV Sweetens Sugar Bowl Coverage

    Sooner Sports TV Sweetens Sugar Bowl Coverage. For the fifth-straight year, Sooner Sports TV powered by FOX Sports has the exclusive coverage of your Sooners throughout the bowl-season. The coverage begins with a look at the Auburn Tigers in Sooner Film Room on Dec. 14th and culminates with the official pregame show of Oklahoma...

  • Local College Sports
    Oklahoma Sooners Football: Former Sooner Says Orlando Brown Will Return in 2017

    Oklahoma Sooners Football: Former Sooner Says Orlando Brown Will Return in 2017. Former NFL offensive lineman Jamaal Brown — an All-American at OU who played in Norman from 2000-04 — recently tweeted about what appears to be Oklahoma offensive tackle Orlando Brown’s decision to stay in Norman for another season. Orlando also retweeted the...

  • Andrew Gilman
    Did you see that Perine run?

    With time running out and a hole open wide in front of him, Samaje Perine didn’t score...

  • Local College Sports
    OU football: Sooners hope to celebrate Big 12 title on home field

    Oklahoma celebrates a Big 12 championship at Stillwater's Boone Pickens Stadium. The Sooners have a chance to clinch a conference title at home this year in a virtual conference championship game against Oklahoma State. Celebrating a Big 12 championship in front of their home fans. “It just makes it that much sweeter when we win,”...

  • College
    Mixon, Twitter, Rumor and Fact

    Joe Mixon isn’t hurt. Not that we know of, anyway. There is no indication Mixon, who leads...

  • Local College Sports
    Blake Jarwin Is Glad OSU Answered His Letter

    Blake Jarwin Is Glad OSU Answered His Letter. Pat Kinnison Growing up in Tuttle, Oklahoma, Blake Jarwin was an OU Sooner fan and looked up to former Sooner quarterback Jason White. But Saturday the Oklahoma State senior will be trying to walk off OU's Memorial Stadium field with a second consecutive victory. Growing up a...

  • College
    “Bizarro Bedlam” coming?

    Mike Gundy is sporting a mullet. Bob Stoops has been cracking more jokes with the media. Rick...

  • Local College Sports
    Campbell: Simmons changed Bedlam rivalry

    Campbell: Simmons changed Bedlam rivalry. When Simmons arrived in Stillwater after the 1994 season, OU held a 71-11-7 edge in the series and the Cowboys hadn't beaten the Sooners since a 31-24 victory over the Sooners in 1976. No OSU coach defeated the Sooners (3) more than Simmons did. He led the Cowboys to lopsided...

  • Local College Sports
    Sooners Battle Pride in Hard-Fought Loss

    Sooners Battle Pride in Hard-Fought Loss. Inning-by-Inning Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 This is the biggest crowd we’ve had during our fall tour.” Chamberlain said it had the feel of a postseason game. “For it to happen in the fall, I’m pretty surprised by it, but when you can see the Pendley...

  • Local College Sports
    OU Football: Notable Numbers From a Sooner Statement Saturday

    If all you saw was the final score, it would be easy to jump to the conclusion that Sooner quarterback Baker Mayfield had another banner night in leading his team to its eighth conference win without a loss and just a single victory away from a 10th Big 12 championship for OU...

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