CLAREMORE — At around 4 p.m. Saturday, a Kia heading westbound on the Will Rogers Turnpike, six miles west of Adair in Mayes County, collided with a Jeep that was disabled in the roadway from a previous accident.
Bell delivers 'heroic' finish for Sooners
On the day Blake Bell became a two-time Bedlam hero, there was little sense to be made of his past struggles. He couldn’t, anyway.
“That’s just one of those things,” he said.
It took a little over 57 minutes, but Bedlam finally broke out at Boone Pickens Stadium. That was when a defensive struggle turned into an offensive shootout.
Oklahoma landed the last two blows and left with a 33-24 upset victory in one of the most memorable games in the series’ 108-game history.
LCU Lady Chaps cruise past Rogers State, 84-65
The Rogers State women’s basketball team dropped a 84-65 decision to Lubbock Christian on Saturday afternoon at the Claremore Expo.
Ex-Zebra shooter Miller provides spark for Allen CC
The success of the Allen Community College Red Devils this season has been aided by former Claremore Zebra shooting guard Alex Miller.
The 6-foot-1 sophomore guard was one of five players to score in double figures during the Red Devils’ 80-76 win over Fort Scott (Kan.) last week.
Lady ‘Cats claw past UT-Permian Basin
Despite the frigid temperatures and winter weather warnings outside the Claremore Expo Thursday evening, the Rogers State women’s basketball team kept those in attendance warm with a 71-63 victory over Texas-Permian Basin.
Weather cancellations void Progress Game Day contest
Due to the inclement weather across the state of Oklahoma and the cancellation of the high school state football playoffs, the Claremore Daily Progress Game Day Contest was voided last week.
The contest will resume this week and Progress readers can still participate by filling out their picks in the Tuesday newspaper.
Foyil’s Pierce named District A-8 top offensive lineman
The key to the Foyil Panthers’ football success over the past four seasons inside McGregor Field has been attributed to the leadership of senior offensive lineman Daltun Pierce’s ability to win the battle in the trenches.
Earlier this month, Pierce was named the District A-8 Offensive Lineman of the Year.
OSSA FOOTBALL PLAYOFF SCHEDULE
The Oklahoma High School Football Playoffs will resume this week and the schedule is as follows.
In Class 6A, Jenks and Union will battle for the state championship on Thursday at 7 p.m. at H.A. Chapman Stadium in Tulsa.
NCAA MBB: Qualls sparks Arkansas past Clemson, 74-68
Michael Qualls scored 17 points and Arkansas got just enough defensive stops late to hold off Clemson for a 74-68 win on Saturday.
NCAA MBB: Texas topples Temple in OT
Javan Felix hit a three-pointer with nine seconds to play in overtime and Texas topped Temple 81-80 on Saturday at Wells Fargo Center.
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