• Associated Press

CONWAY, S.C. (AP) — Nick Weiler-Babb has thrived for two games at the point for Iowa State. It's no coincidence the Cyclones are winning now, too.

  • TU Sports Information

TAMPA, Fla. –– D’Angelo Brewer became the American Athletic Conference’s and Tulsa’s all-time leading rusher Thursday night in front of a national television audience, but the Golden Hurricane (2-9, 1-6 AAC) dropped a 27-20 decision to the No.20/23-ranked USF Bulls (9-1, 6-1 AAC) in front of…

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With limited players available Thursday, Brandon Averette and Mitchell Solomon gave the Oklahoma State men’s basketball team a much-needed boost.

  • ORU Sports Information

TULSA — The Oral Roberts men's basketball team will open its 2017-18 season at home against Avila Friday night, as the Golden Eagles celebrate homecoming on campus. Not only will it be ORU's first official game of the season, it will be the coaching debut of new ORU head coach Paul Mills.

  • TU Sports Information

TULSA, Okla. — The University of Tulsa men’s basketball team will open its 107th season of play when it hosts Lamar at noon on Friday, Nov. 10, at the Donald W. Reynolds Center.

  • BY JEFF HOPPER CNHI Sports Oklahoma

The Oklahoma State men’s basketball team will begin its season Friday as it will host to Pepperdine University. The game will stand as the beginning of the Mike Boynton era at OSU, as well as new beginnings for several players new to Stillwater.

  • BY JOHN McKELVEY CNHI Sports Oklahoma

NORMAN — The Oklahoma men couldn't have played two different exhibitions if they tried. And after the charity scrimmage result against UT Arlington, they definitely tried.

  • BY JORDAN BISHOP CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Matt Campbell has a lot of respect for Mike Gundy, bending his ear every time he sees the Oklahoma State coach.


NORMAN — Oklahoma pass rusher Ogbonnia Okoronkwo helped apply heavy pressure to TCU quarterback Kenny Hill a season ago, tallying two of OU’s four sacks.

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  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

SACRAMENTO — The Oklahoma City Thunder began playing at 7 p.m. PT Tuesday. They stopped at around 7:30 p.m.

  • Associated Press

(AP) Notre Dame and Clemson climbed while Ohio State and Penn State tumbled out of the top 10, leaving the latest Associated Press college football poll looking a lot like the College Football Playoff rankings — with one big difference.


Somewhat buried in Baker Mayfield’s record-setting performance during Oklahoma’s 62-52 victory Saturday at Oklahoma State was a short rushing touchdown in the second quarter.

  • By Fred Katz CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — Paul George personally relates to Boston Celtics star Gordon Hayward, who may not play again this season after breaking his ankle during the first game of the season.


Oklahoma players were detaching pads and recovering from another practice as the season's first College Football Playoff rankings were released Tuesday.

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  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

MILWAUKEE — The product isn’t finished. Not close. But Tuesday night showed some semblance of what it will be like when it finally comes together.

  • Associated Press

Duke was in good position to be ranked No. 1 in The Associated Press poll before landing Marvin Bagley III. Once the nation's top recruit decided to reclassify for this season, the Blue Devils became the voters' clear choice.

  • BY KIM TONG-HYUNG Associated Press

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's sleepy skiing destination of Pyeongchang is finally looking like a Winter Olympics host city after more than a decade of work, two failed bids, and chapters of controversy over venue locations, construction delays and costs.

  • BY RONALD BLUM Associated Press

HOUSTON (AP) — Home runs kept flying over the wall at Minute Maid Park, on line drives up toward the train tracks, on fly balls that just dropped over the fence.

  • Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) — In the face of fan unrest and accusations from the president about the league being unpatriotic, the NFL is not changing its national anthem policy to require players to stand.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — Three great players on one team means late-game questions from the outside — even if those inquiries are unwarranted.

  • BY CLAY HORNING CNHI Sports Oklahoma

It might seem strange, but from a sports writing point of view, the most exciting time to cover Oklahoma football the last 20 or so years were the three seasons before Bob Stoops’ arrival.

  • BY JASON ELMQUIST CNHI Sports Oklahoma

It’s difficult for a football team to have success when one of the three-prongs – offense, defense and specials teams – is a flat out disaster.


Mike Stoops was describing Iowa State’s current team, but just as easily, he could have been talking about a number of Cyclone squads from the past 14 seasons.

  • Associated Press

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — University of Arizona assistant basketball coach Emanuel Richardson entered the federal court wearing the same clothes he was arrested in earlier in the day, there to face charges of accepting bribes and paying at least one recruit to attend the school.

  • By Eric Prisbell CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Some sports agents and shoe companies have funneled money for decades to individuals close to elite basketball prospects in attempts to steer players to specific universities, agents and apparel companies.

  • CNHI Reports

Oklahoma State University announced Tuesday afternoon that it has suspended associate head's basketball coach Lamont Evans in the wake of him being charged in a federal investigation of fraud and corruption.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook looked like he was about to evade a question regarding his unsigned extension before coming back around to answering — kind of.

  • BY JORDAN BISHOP CNHI Sports Oklahoma

Jalen McCleskey caught the ball from Mason Rudolph, looking for a play, a miracle or anything, but what he and his offensive counterparts had put on Saturday.


There was pre-game focus on the way Oklahoma might start against Baylor on Saturday, with some questioning the No. 3 Sooners' potential lack of motivation against a winless team.

  • BY FRED KATZ CNHI Sports Oklahoma

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Oklahoma City Thunder's trade for 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony is official, the team and the New York Knicks announced Monday.

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