Sports

Montgomery promises wins plus excitement

 

Coach Philip Montgomery begins with Florida Atlantic in efforts to get the Tulsa football team back on the winning track. Montgomery, a quarterback coaching wizard, was offensive coordinator at Baylor for the past seven years and was instrumental in the turnaround of that program. On his resume, Montgomery was offensive coordinator of the year in […]

Roughnecks fall to Sacramento

    

Local sports fans had plenty to do this past weekend as both the Tulsa Roughnecks and the Tulsa Shock had a pair of home games. For the first time in four weeks, the Tulsa Roughnecks FC played a home match at ONEOK Field Thursday night, but unfortunately the team came up short in front of […]

OU announces kickoff times for Akron and Tennessee

 

The Oklahoma football program announced that the 2015 season opener against Akron on Sept. 5 will kick off at 6 p.m. at Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. The game against the Zips will be televised on a pay-per-view basis by FOX Sports Oklahoma. A list of participating program providers offering the OU-Akron pay-per-view telecast […]

Tulsa shifts its Toledo contest

 

The University of Tulsa – University of Toledo football game originally scheduled for Sept. 17, 2016 has been moved to Sept. 5, 2020 at H.A. Chapman Stadium. Tulsa will now host North Carolina A&T in 2016 on that same date (Sept. 17). Tulsa’s 2016 nonconference schedule includes home games against San Jose State (Sept. 3) […]

OU won’t sell beer at games

 

University of Oklahoma president David Boren said Oklahoma will not sell beer at football games and other athletic events even though Texas will being selling beer at football games this season. Texas allowed beer sales at basketball, baseball and softball games starting last year. OU does sell alcohol in its suite level. “It’s not my […]

OSU basketball in tournament

 

Oklahoma State basketball coach Travis Ford said the Cowboys will play Florida in the 22nd annual MetroPCS Orange Bowl Classic on Dec. 19 at the BB&T Center in Sunrise, Florida. Oklahoma State and Florida have combined for four national titles and 11 trips to the Final Four. Tipoff time will be announced at a later […]

OSU, Oregon to play in ‘19, ‘20

 

Oklahoma State and Oregon State have agreed to a home-and-home football series, with the two schools meeting in Corvallis on Aug. 31, 2019 and in Stillwater on Sept. 5, 2020, it was announced. The two schools have never previously met on the football field. Under head coach Mike Gundy, Oklahoma State has become familiar with […]

Jordan Spieth wins a difficult U.S. Open

    

If you watched the U.S. Open golf championship, you may have thought you were watching the British Open. However, don’t be fooled – the Chambers Bay course is really in the state of Washington. Jordan Spieth won the U.S. Open with an overall score of 5-under par and he becomes only the sixth golfer to […]

OU gives Rowland a five-year contract

 

The University of Oklahoma and Sooner Sports Properties, a division of Learfield Sports, have signed Toby Rowland to a new five-year contract as the play-by-play voice of the Sooner Sports Network. Rowland will continue his duties as play-by-play voice on radio broadcasts of OU football, men’s basketball and baseball games, as well as host many […]

Evans makes USA cut

 

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Future Oklahoma State guard Jawun Evans was one of 12 players named to the final U19 USA Basketball roster, which will make him the third Cowboy to compete for gold at the FIBA World Championships. Evans joins Matt Clark and Marcus Smart as OSU players to represent the United States at […]