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University of Iowa Official Athletic...:
Iowa (7-5, 4-4) will meet Oklahoma (9-3, 5-3) of the Big 12 Conference in the 2011 Insight Bowl. The 23rd annual Insight Bowl will be played Dec. 30 at 9:05 p.m. (CT) in Sun Devil Stadium (56,000) in Tempe, Ariz.Oklahoma began the season as the top-ranked team in both the Associated Press and ESPN coaches' polls. The Sooners are ranked 14th in the BCS Standings and 19th in both the Associated Press and ESPN coaches polls.This will be Iowa's second straight appearance in the Insight Bowl. The Hawkeyes defeated 12th-ranked Missouri 27-24 a year ago.
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After a long hiatus, the Blatant Homerism Podcast is back. The Skinny joins Homerism for a podcast to look back at the Oklahoma Sooners' 2011 season and review the highlights and lowlights of the year.
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Dec 8, 8:00 PM | Lloyd Noble Center
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles vs Oklahoma Sooners Odds
Lloyd Noble Center features an NCAAB clash between the host Oklahoma Sooners and the visiting Oral Roberts Golden Eagles in college hoops action on Thursday.
Oklahoma will face the 6-2 Golden Eagles, who own a 1-4 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Sooners...
Steven Pledger scored 22 points, Tyler Neal came off the bench for a career-high 18 and Oklahoma beat Arkansas 78-63 on Saturday.
Andrew Fitzgerald celebrated his birthday by scoring 17 points, all of them in the first half, as the Sooners (7-1) built a big lead and didn't trail after the first four minutes. Oklahoma continued a trend of the home team winning each of the last...
Steven Pledger leads the way with 17 points in the Sooner win (photo from Soonersports.com)
One down one more to go for the Oklahoma Sooners (6-1) men’s basketball team, who kicked off arguably their toughest week yet with a 73-59 win over Oral Roberts (6-3) Thursday, in a game that was a lot closer than the score indicates. Despite what many may believe, Oral Roberts is no scrub...
NORMAN, Okla. — Guard Steven Pledger did what he’s done his first six games of the regular season, scoring right at his 17-point season average, and the Sooners had a little déjà vu of their own, winning for the 11th consecutive time over the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles by an almost identical score as last year, defeating them 73-59 Thursday night at Lloyd Noble Center.
NORMAN, Okla. — The Sooners and Razorbacks are battling it out on the hardwood at Lloyd Noble Center, and Sooners Illustrated is sitting courtside.
Oklahoma returned four starters and have received quality minutes from newcomers Sam Grooms and Romero Osby.
NORMAN, Okla. — Head coach Lon Kruger and the Sooners moved to 6-1 on the season with a 73-59 victory over Oral Roberts Thursday night. Kruger, guards Steven Pledger and Cameron Clark and forward C.J. Washington caught up with the media afterwards to talk about it.
The fourth-ranked Oklahoma women's gymnastics squad holds its annual preseason intrasquad Friday, Dec. 9, at the Sam Viersen Center at 7 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.The Sooners will preview routines on all four events in preparation for the 2012 season that begins Jan. 7 as OU faces No. 23 Kentucky, Bowling Green and Wisconsin-Oshkosh in Lexington, Ky., at 6 p.m.
Steven Pledger scored 22 points, Tyler Neal came off the bench for a career-high 18 and Oklahoma beat Arkansas 78-63 on Saturday. Andrew Fitzgerald celebrated his birthday by scoring 17 points, all of them in the first half, as the Sooners (7-1) built a big lead and didn't trail after the first four minutes. Oklahoma continued a trend of the home team winning each of the last...
The men's basketball team's season continues on the road in Norman, Okla., on Saturday against the Oklahoma Sooners
Morgan Hook's final-second 3-point attempt off Whitney Hand's inbounds pass fell short as the clock expired and sent No. 24 Oklahoma (3-3) its third consecutive loss to Fresno State, 69-66, Thursday at the Save Mart Center. The Sooners led by 7 with 10 minutes to play but then gave the ball away seven times as part of 21 total turnovers, with 15 coming from its starting trio of guards.