Sports

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 […]

TU hires Dave Reiter

 

University of Tulsa Basketball Coach Frank Haith has hired Dave Reiter as director of basketball operations. Reiter worked with Haith and The University of Missouri basketball program from 2012-14, where he served as assistant athletics director for strategic communications. During his tenure, Reiter served as the media contact for basketball and oversaw nonconference scheduling and […]

Eleven OU baseball players are picked in the MLB draft

 

The University of Oklahoma baseball team matched a program-high (set in 2011) with 11 draft picks – the most in the country from any one program. Catcher Anthony Hermelyn was selected 109th overall in the fourth round by the Houston Astros. He was followed by left-handed pitcher Jacob Evans (Broken Arrow) in the sixth round with the […]

Eight Cowboys picked in MLB draft

 

Oklahoma State had eight players selected in the 2015 Major League Baseball Draft. OSU’s eight draft picks are its most ever in three years under head coach Josh Holliday and marks the most for the program since 2009 when eight Cowboys were also chosen. Following a pair of top-10 round picks in Michael Freeman (7th […]

OU has tough nonconference slate

 

Oklahoma’s nonconference basketball schedule includes as many as six teams who made the NCAA Tournament last season, including a home date with Wisconsin. Coach Lon Kruger and Vice President and Director of Athletics Joe Castiglione announced the Sooners’ 14-game 2015-16 nonconference schedule, a slate that features eight home dates (two of them exhibitions), including two […]

Cage star Olivier transfers to OSU

 

STILLWATER — Oklahoma State basketball coach Travis Ford beefed up his team’s front-court presence with the signing of former Eastern Illinois forward Chris Olivier. Olivier, who recently graduated from Eastern Illinois with a Bachelor’s degree in organizational professional development, will have one year of eligibility for the Cowboys and will be eligible immediately. The 6-8, […]