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Oklahoma escapes Texas with upset victory

Oklahoma escapes Texas with upset victory

For the second straight game, the Oklahoma Sooners upset a top-10 opponent.

Facing a shorthanded Texas team, No. 24-ranked OU topped the fifth-ranked Longhorns 80-79 Tuesday night at Frank Erwin Center in Austin.

“Really happy for a lot of the guys, individually are doing a great job,” OU coach Lon Kruger said after the game. “They’re playing their role, playing their minutes, picking each other up and supporting each other.”


For the complete article, please visit https://www.si.com/college/oklahoma/mens-basketball/ou-escapes-austin-with-an-upset-victory

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Ryan Chapman covers Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder for 107.7 The Franchise since 2019. In December of 2020, Chapman was named the Deputy Editor of Sports Illustrated Sooners, and he also is a contributor for Sports Illustrated Thunder. Chapman has previously worked for OCCC's Student Newspaper, The Pioneer, where Chapman covered the Oklahoma City Energy, the Oklahoma City Dodgers, Oklahoma Athletics and the Oklahoma City Thunder. During his time with The Pioneer, Chapman served as the Sports Editor as well as the Editor-in-Chief.

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