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Murray falls sick; TU closes Saturday

    

Tulsa Oilers head coach Rob Murray had quite a scare last Friday night during the Oilers game at Quad City. The coach collapsed behind the bench and had to be taken from the ice on a stretcher. An official with the Oilers, who wished to remain anonymous, said Murray was treated for a pulmonary embolism […]

No. 3 OU could be just three wins away from the playoff

    

Things are looking good for No. 3 Oklahoma. By dispatching then-No. 6 TCU 38-20 Saturday night in Norman, the Sooners (9-1 overall, 6-1 in the Big 12) stand alone atop the Big 12 Conference standings. “We’re getting better and better,” said OU quarterback Baker Mayfield. “We’re getting better at the right time of the year. […]

OSU needs a sweep plus a Texas Tech win over TCU

 

Oklahoma State fans should be rooting for Texas Tech to win Saturday. After beating No. 21 Iowa State 49-42 Saturday, the Cowboys still have a shot at the Big 12 Championship game because No. 3 Oklahoma beat No. 11 TCU. First, the Cowboys need to win their last two regular season games – this Saturday […]

NFL’s Goodell is asking for too much

    

It was reported last week that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, in the middle of contract negotiations, has made a demand for a lifetime salary of $49.5 million per year, plus use of a private jet for the rest of his life, and health insurance for his family. Currently he makes about $30 million per year […]

Mason Rudolph’s faith is profiled in FCA Magazine

 

The latest issue of Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA, www.fca.org) Magazine highlights 40 Christ-following college football standouts, their journeys to the fields where they play today and how they passionately pursued God along the way. FCA’s eighth annual college football issue features Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph and 39 other Christ-following student-athletes. “For Christian athletes, […]

It’s Top 10 matchup for No. 5 OU vs. No. 8 TCU

    

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield came back for his senior season because he wanted to win a national championship. Mayfield and the Sooners took a big step toward that goal with a 62-52 Bedlam victory over Oklahoma State in Stillwater Saturday. But the No. 5 Sooners have no room for error in order the reach the […]

No. 12 OSU can’t afford a letdown vs. No. 24 ISU

 

Mason Rudolph passed for 448 yards and five touchdowns while Justice Hill rushed 30 times for 228 yards. Oklahoma State scored 38 points in the first half and 52 points total. The OSU defense got two interceptions and recovered one fumble. Those stats almost always point to a Cowboy victory. But it didn’t happen Saturday […]

TU falls to Memphis before off week

    

Memphis proved its No. 21 ranking is well deserved, as the Tigers dominated on offense and defense in a 41-14 win over the Tulsa Golden Hurricane Friday night at H.A. Chapman Stadium. A crowd of 17,383, sat in the cold and wind, but many didn’t stay to the end. The Tigers scored first with 6:46 […]

Bedlam: Winner gets a leg up on a Big 12 title game

    

The eyes of the college football world will be focused in Stillwater as No. 8 Oklahoma battles No. 11 Oklahoma State in the annual in-state Bedlam game. OU and OSU are tied with TCU and Iowa in first place in the Big 12 Conference with 4-1 league records. OU and OSU are both 7-1 overall […]

Tough road for OU and OSU

 

Bedlam notes… Final schedules Oklahoma, Oklahoma State, Iowa State and TCU are all tied atop the Big 12 Conference standings with 4-1 league marks. Who has the easiest scheduling left? If you base that assumption on playing one of the top four teams, TCU and Iowa State appear to have the advantage. Iowa State has […]