Sports

April 17, 2014

Expectations for Oklahoma football are always high but when 43,500 fans show up for the spring game, optimism is at a peak. The Sooners themselves are to blame for the high hopes after they dismantled mightly Alabama 45-31 in the […]

April 17, 2014

As spring practice winds down, Oklahoma State has plenty of holes to fill but not at quarterback where J.W. Walsh is planted as the starter. So far. “I think we’re fine at the quarterback position,” said OSU Mike Gundy. “J.W. […]

April 17, 2014

Four Oklahomans are competing in the 25th Southworth Senior PGA Professional National Championship presented by Mercedes-Benz US in Florida this week. Edmond’s Jim Woodward is defending his title that he won in October 2012. Also in the field are Tracy […]

March 27, 2014

After tracking my NCAA Tournament predictions from last week’s column, I’m rethinking the idea of opening a fortune-telling shop on Brookside. One of the first picks that had me fooled was thinking the OU Sooners (No. 5) would beat North […]

March 27, 2014

One coach improved his resume and another cast doubt on his future as Tulsa, Oklahoma State and Oklahoma all lost their first-round games in the NCAA Tournament last weekend. Tulsa Coach Danny Manning surprised many by winning a share of […]

March 27, 2014

The Big 12 was rated the top basketball conference for most of the season but only two teams – Iowa State and Baylor – survived to the Sweet Sixteen. The Southeastern Conference (Florida, Kentucky and Tennessee), the Pac-12 Conference (UCLA, […]

March 27, 2014

Oklahoma State football coach Mike Gundy has high hopes for quarterback J.W. Walsh during spring practice. “J.W. always has had great leadership and we want him to have a great feel for what we want to accomplish on offense from […]

March 20, 2014

Oklahoma could easily be two wins away from a spot in the Sweet 16. OU drew a No. 5 seed in this week’s NCAA Tournament and will face North Dakota State, winner of the Summit League. OU will be heavily […]

March 20, 2014

Now that a up-and-down season is over, the Oklahoma State Cowboys have a chance to make a name for themselves in the NCAA Tournament. OSU had a seven-game losing streak in the middle of conference play yet managed to win […]

March 20, 2014

Two coaches with championship backgrounds will match up when Tulsa battles UCLA in the NCAA Tournament. TU coach Danny Manning, who won a national title at Kansas in 1988, will face Steve Alford, in his first year at UCLA. “UCLA […]