February 2018

Baseball HOF picks Jones, Guerrero, Thome, Hoffman


Every year at this time, former Major League Baseball players anxiously await, hoping to receive a call from the chairman of the board of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Last week, four former players received that phone call; Chipper Jones, Vladimir Guerrero, Jim Thome and Trevor Hoffman. Last month, the Hall of Fame Veterans’ Committee […]

OU, OSU and TU all lose but ORU beats NCC 105-74: Six hit double figures


It was a rough weekend for Oklahoma basketball teams – except Oral Roberts. ORU, led by Jontray Harris, had six players hit double-figures as the beat Nebraska Christian 105-74. Harris had his second straight double-double and the first 20/10 game of his career with 21 points and 12 rebounds, leading ORU in both categories. R.J. […]

WSU runs past Tulsa


Corey Henderson Jr. led all scorers with 28 points, but No. 17 Wichita State withstood a Tulsa rally in the second half and pulled away for a 90-71 win on Sunday night at Charles Koch Arena. Henderson went 7-of-15 from the field, hit five 3-pointers and went a perfect 9-of-9 from the free-throw line for […]

Hogs nip OSU, 66-65


It’s hard to beat the Razorbacks in Fayetteville, Arkansas. In the Big 12/SEC Challenge Saturday, the Hogs edged Oklahoma State 66-65 as the SEC won six of 10 interleague matchups. Oklahoma State had a chance to take the lead in the last seconds, but both Jeffrey Carroll and Mitchell Solomon missed at close range. Lindy […]

Tide throttles Young


Alabama’s strategy was to keep the ball away from freshman phenom Trae Young of Oklahoma Saturday and it paid off as the Crimson Tide won 80-73. In a playoff type atmosphere in a packed arena in Alabama, Young hit only 17. It was just the second time this year that Young, who is leading the […]