Sports Briefs

Hurricane will open spring practice on February 28th


Spring practice 2017 for The University of Tulsa will kick-off on the last day of February and continue through the first week of April. Coach Philip Montgomery posted a 10-3 season in 2016 with a win in the Miami Beach Bowl. Tulsa will go into spring practice with 50 returning letterwinners and 13 returning starters, […]

Randolph, Washington make list


Oklahoma State quarterback Mason Rudolph and wide receiver James Washington were honored at 62nd Touchdown Club of Columbus Awards lo February 4, as the pair was included on the organization’s “Players To Watch in 2017” list, made up of some the best college football players from across the country. The event, held at Express Live! […]

No NFL combine for OU’s Mixon


Oklahoma’s Joe Mixon, one of the top running backs in the 2017 NFL Draft, won’t have an opportunity to compete at this year’s NFL Scouting Combine. A league source told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport that Mixon won’t be on the list of the event’s invitees. USA Today first reported the news. Players will begin […]

Sooners’ spring game set for April 8


Kickoff for the 2017 OU Spring will be at 1 p.m. on April 8 at Gaylord Family – Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. OU Football season ticket holders will receive information on how they can reserve their free tickets for the contest with their 2017 ticket renewal packet. The deadline for all Sooner Club donations is March […]

OU’s Westbrook in top six wideouts


Bucky Brooks, NFL media analyst, lists former Oklahoma wide receiver Dede Westbrook as one of the top six at his position in the upcoming draft. Brooks has Westbrook tied with Isaiah Ford of Virginia Tech in the fifth position. Mike Williams of Clemson is first, John Ross of Washington is second, Corey Davis of Western […]

Tulsa defeats South Florida to rise to 5-1 in the AAC


TU 79, South Florida 67 Corey Henderson scored a career-high 22 points off the bench as Tulsa (11-7, 5-1 in the American Athletic Conference) won its fourth straight game with a 79-67 victory over the USF Bulls Saturday afternoon at the Sun Dome. Eleven players scored for the Hurricane. Pat Birt added 15 points, Junior […]

Last-second shot dooms OU


Texas 84, OU 82 Andrew Jones hit a 3-point basket with 1.8 seconds remaining, and Texas edged Oklahoma 84-83 Monday night in Austin. The win snapped a five-game losing streak for the Longhorns The Sooners (8-11, 2-6 Big 12) led by five points but Texas 8-12, 2-6) made a three-point shot with 11.5 seconds left. Oklahoma’s […]

Iowa State 92, OU 87


Oklahoma has one of the youngest teams in the nation and Iowa State has more experience than any team in the Big 12 and it showed Saturday as the Cyclones outlasted the Sooner 92-87 in double overtime in Norman. The Sooners played back-to-back overtime games for the first time since 1978. Senior guard Jordan Woodard […]

OU 89, West Virginia 87


Oklahoma picked up an important Big 12 road victory by beating then-No. 7 West Virginia 89-87 on January 18. Jordan Woodard missed a free throw that would have won the game in regulation with two seconds left but then he hit the winning layup with seconds left in the overtime. “We’re supposed to be the […]

OSU gets 2nd Big 12 win


Jawun Evans scored 27 points, dished out eight assists while Oklahoma State never trailed in an 89-76 victory over TCU on Monday night. Jeffrey Carroll recorded his fifth career double-double with 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Cowboys who won their second straight contest after dropping six in a row. Davon Dillard scored a […]