Vols coach Davis likes OU offense


Tennessee Coach Butch Davis is impressed with Oklahoma, a team he hosts at 5 p.m. Saturday night in a key Big 12 vs. SEC matchup. “We have a football team coming in here that’s skilled,” Davis said. “A very big, physical, imposing offensive line. Three running backs that I would argue would be as good […]

OSU opens Thursday versus underdog Central Michigan


In the past 10 years, Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy has won eight of 10 season openers and the two losses were on the road against  No. 1 Florida State (last year) and No. 13 Georgia (2007). OSU has not lost a season opener to an unranked opponent since 2002. The heavily favored Cowboys (plus […]

Terry Bowden looking for an upset vs. OU on Saturday


Terry Bowden is a big-time coach from a legendary family at a mid-major college. Bowden, the son of former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden, coached at Auburn (47-17-1) but now is head coach at Akron. He will bring his team to Norman September 3 to take on the Oklahoma Sooners. The kickoff is at 6 […]

First challenge for TU’s Montgomery is Florida Atlantic


Coach Phillip Montgomery makes his head coaching debut at 2:30 p.m. Saturday as the Tulsa Golden Hurricane host Florida Atlantic to kick off the 2015 season. Montgomery came to Tulsa from Baylor, where he was offensive coordinator for Coach Art Briles. He is being challenged to bring Tulsa back to its winning ways (TU was […]

Montgomery says TU quarterback Evans will start


Tulsa Coach Philip Montgomery said that junior Dane Evans will be the starting quarterback for the Golden Hurricane. “Dane’s earned the right to start. He’s been the most consistent through camp and really through the spring. He’s done a great job of understanding what we want to do offensively. He’s still got a lot of […]

Cowboys look for defensive improvement versus the pass


Oklahoma State was No. 91 in the nation in total defense last season and No. 110 in passing yards allowed. The Cowboy defense gave us 48 points to Kansas State and 49 points to Baylor en route to a 7-6 record. Defense coaches see lots of room for improvement this season. “Tre Flowers is really […]

Try Twitter and you will get hooked


Twitter has been around since 2006, and for years I resisted using a Twitter account – now I’m hooked. In the beginning of Twitter’s existence, it seemed people were using it to let everyone know where they were at that very minute, what they were eating or what they were doing and basically I really […]

New offense designed to take Oklahoma back to the top


Oklahoma Coach Bob Stoops shuffled his coaching staff to pump up his offense and in a few weeks, fans will see if those changes will have an impact. Perhaps the biggest change was firing offensive coordinator Josh Heupel and replacing him with Lincoln Riley from East Carolina. A protégé of Hal Mumme and Mike Leach, […]

Professional Bull Rider tells his stories


Each year when the Professional Bull Riders Built Ford Tough Series comes to Tulsa, I am there, and this year was the 11th time the PBR made a stop in Tulsa. Well, this time around I finally had the opportunity to interview PBR entertainer extraordinaire, Flint Rasmussen. Although he wears clown face makeup, don’t confuse […]