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Prairie View Panthers
Coach: Lon Kruger (1 season at Oklahoma 15-16) Overall 494-320, 26 years
2011-12: Record 15-16 overall, 5-13 in Big 12 ( Tie 8th)
Starters Returning (5) Sam Grooms, Steven Pledger, Andrew Fitzgerald, Cameron Clark, Romero Osby
Preseason Tournament: Old Spice Classic
Top Non-Conference Games: at. Arkansas, vs. Texas A&M, vs. Ohio
Transfer Out: Calvin Newell (UCF), Carl Blair (Prairie View A&M)
Transfer In : Ryan Spangler (Gonzaga)
Sat Out: Amath M’Baye (Wyoming)
Lon Kruger got off to a hot start at Oklahoma but the Sooner really struggled in Big 12 play. Now on to this season the Sooners return pretty much everyone from last year team including all 5 starters. The bad news this same group of players just got 5 wins in the Big 12 but this season is a new and they will have plenty of experience and they should be hungry to get Sooners back to having winning seasons.
Leading the Sooners will be shooting guard Steven Pledger (16.2 ppg). He is the returning leading scorer...
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A win is a win. That’s what the Oklahoma Sooners have to be telling themselves after an ugly 68-61 victory over the UTEP Miners on Thanksgiving day in the opening round of the Old Spice Classic. Romero Osby scored 16 points on 6-10 shooting to lead the Sooners, while also pulling in 10 boards and recording four assists in the victory. He also threw in two blocks, making him...
Nicole Griffin scored a career-high 19 points to help No. 13 Oklahoma beat Arkansas and a 30-point performance by Keira Peak to win 73-70 on Friday in tournament play.
Griffin was 8 of 11 from the field.
Whintey Hand had 14 points and nine rebounds. Morgan Hook had 14 points, eight rebounds. Maddie Manning added 10 points.
The Sooners (3-1) led 26-19 at halftime.
Landry Jones wouldn't consider his career as Oklahoma's starting quarterback to be a mixed bag.
Entering his final home game Saturday night against No. 22 Oklahoma State (7-3, 5-2 Big 12), Jones chooses to focus on the highs he's experienced with the 14th-ranked Sooners (8-2, 6-1) and not the occasional fierce criticism he's endured.
Jones has won one Big 12 championship...
As training camp began at Oklahoma, quarterback Landry Jones had only one receiver present who had ever caught one of his passes before in a game.
That hasn't kept one of the NCAA's most productive passers ever from another prolific season.
Plugging transfers and freshmen into the lineup, the 14th-ranked Sooners (8-2, 6-1 Big 12) are averaging 334 yards passing. That puts...
WOODBURY, N.Y. – Four-star Metuchen (N.J.) guard Dorian Miller gave his family an early Thanksgiving gift by announcing his decision to stay home and play for Rutgers. Miller’s family watched the announcement Tuesday from behind the cameras at MSG Varisty. His father, Jeremy, and brother, former Oklahoma receiver Dejuan Miller, discussed their thoughts on the decision.
The Sooners built up a double-digit lead and rode it to the finish, outlasting the UTEP Miners 68-61 in the opening round of the Old Spice Classic in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.