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OSU will regroup after TCU loss; Red Raiders are next

 

Thanks to an upset loss to No. 9 TCU Saturday, No. 15 Oklahoma State will need some help to make it to the Big 12 Championship this season. The Cowboys fell to TCU 31-44 in Stillwater to drop to 0-1 in the conference. The top two teams go to the title game and OSU will […]

For the second week in a row, TU falls late in the game

    

For the second week in a row, a field goal at the end of the game decided the fate of the Tulsa Golden Hurricane. This time it came down to a 53-yard field goal with no time left on the clock, as New Mexico defeated Tulsa, 16-13, Saturday at H.A. Chapman Stadium. “The biggest part […]

AAC adjusts its football schedule due to hurricane issue

 

The American Athletic Conference has announced a number of changes to its 2017 football schedule, including a rescheduled date for the game between USF and UConn that was not played in advance of Hurricane Irma. The USF-UConn game will be played Nov. 4 at Pratt & Whitney Stadium in East Hartford, Connecticut. To accommodate the […]

TU completes its basketball schedule

 

The University of Tulsa’s 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule is now complete with the release of the 18-game American Athletic Conference schedule. Each of the league’s 12 members will face seven of its 11 opponents twice, while playing the remaining four opponents once each — two at home and two on the road. Tulsa will host […]

Why is Penn State No. 4 and OSU No. 6? TCU up next

 

Why is Penn State ranked No. 4, two spots above No. 6 Oklahoma State? Both the Nittany Lions and Cowboys have played and defeated Pittsburgh. Penn State struggled and depended on some late scores to win 33-14 while OSU completely dominated Pitt at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh 59-21 last Saturday. Penn State has beaten Akron, […]

2017 has no resemblance to 2014 in OU-Baylor preview

    

NORMAN – In 2014, then-No. 10 Baylor rolled into Norman and blistered then-No. 16 Oklahoma 48-14 as the Bears’ passing attack amassed almost 400 yards. Former quarterback Bryce Petty (now with the New York Jets) connected with former Bear Corey Coleman who had 15 catches and 224 yards receiving. With that victory, Baylor had won […]

Drillers fall in Game Five

 

After a rain delay of over an hour, the Tulsa Drillers and Midland RockHounds battled in game five of the Texas League Championship series Sunday night at ONEOK Field. A crowd of 2,136 watched as Midland cruised to a 1-0 win, to capture the team’s fourth consecutive title. Midland scored an unearned run in the […]

Late field goal dooms TU: New Mexico is here Saturday

 

Tulsa’s offense was prolific again but it wasn’t enough Saturday as the Golden Hurricane fell to Toledo, 54-51, when the Rockets hit a last-second field goal. It was a 33-yard field goal with no time remaining that gave the host Rockets the win. “It was two good offenses going at each other with balanced attacks, […]

Ohio State win gets rid of the bad taste from 201l6 loss

 

In 2016, a home loss to Ohio State dropped Oklahoma’s record to 1-2 and eliminated the Sooners from a spot in the college football playoff. This season, under new head coach Lincoln Riley, a 31-16 win over then-No. 2 Ohio State on the road has vaulted OU to a No. 2 ranking and made them […]

Pittsburgh will be a more physical foe for the Cowboys

 

OSU quarterback Mason Rudolph racked up 244 yards while playing only one half Friday night to become the all-time passing leader in Cowboy history. In their first road game, No. 8 Oklahoma State raced past South Alabama, 44-7, in Mobile. In their first Saturday game of the young season, Oklahoma State travels to Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh […]