Oklahoma assistant Lew Hill knows Isaiah Cousins.
Not the way most assistant coaches know their players, though.
Hill really knows Cousins.
“He’s me,” Hill said. “That’s what I tell him, he was me. I went through the same stuff.”
Both grew up in Mount Vernon, N.Y., a city part suburb and part urban New York City.
“It’s like being part of New York City in a different...
Buddy Hield scored 18 points and Isaiah Cousins added 17 to help Oklahoma beat Kansas State 86-73 and clear up the Big 12 standings with four games remaining in league play.
The runaway win helped break a three-way tie for third with Oklahoma, Kansas State and Iowa State all entering the day with 8-5 league marks. Iowa State's 71-60 Saturday win over TCU kept the Cyclones knotted...
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February 22, 2014
NORMAN, Okla. -- Buddy Hield scored 18 points and Isaiah Cousins added 17 to help Oklahoma run past Kansas State 86-73 on Saturday.
In a game between third-place Big 12 squads, Oklahoma (20-7, 9-5) dominated in nearly every category, leading by as many as 27 points in the second half.
The Sooners took their first lead 3 minutes in when Hield drained a 3-pointer following a Kansas...
Buddy Hield has had nights like this.
For Isaiah Cousins, it was a new experience.
Hield scored from the outside and Cousins found his way inside after Baylor adjusted defensively to give No. 21 Oklahoma an 88-72 win in front of an estimated 9,189 at Lloyd Noble Center on Saturday night.
The sophomore guards combined for 40 points with Cousins leading the way with a career-high...
Isaiah Cousins scored 15 of his career-high 21 points in the second half to help No. 21 Oklahoma beat Baylor 88-72 on Saturday night.
Buddy Hield had 19 points and Cameron Clark added 16 for the Sooners (18-6, 7-4 Big 12), who made a season-high 14 3-pointers and snapped a two-game skid.
Isaiah Austin scored a season-high 21 points for Baylor (14-9, 2-8), which once again was competitive...
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February 08, 2014
Three days after the Oklahoma Sooners upset Iowa State in Norman, they were set to face Kansas State in Manhattan. The win against the Cyclones was a big one for the Sooners, and had catapulted them to No. 25 in the latest AP poll. However, a win on the road against a Wildcats team which had beaten Oklahoma State earlier this season would solidify the Sooners’ status as Big...
Buddy Hield scored 18 points, Isaiah Cousins added 12 and the Sooners pulled away for a 78-56 victory over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Thursday in a matinee that was rescheduled to start earlier because of concerns over bad weather.
Hield made eight of his 14 shots from the field and Cousins hit half of his 10. Overall, the Sooners (7-1) shot 45 percent as they wrapped up a...
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December 05, 2013
There's little question that guard play is going to determine how far Oklahoma goes this season.
After losing most of their size from last year's NCAA tournament team, the Sooners return a trio of sophomore guards who will be expected to carry the load - especially on offense.
Isaiah Cousins, Buddy Hield and Je'lon Hornbeak all saw significant playing time last season...
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October 29, 2013
The Oklahoma Sooners fell victim to the Iowa State Cyclones Monday night at the Hilton Coliseum, enduring an 83-64 drubbing. The loss pushes them to 14-7 (5-4) on the season.
Iowa State jumped out on the Sooners in the first half with a barrage of three pointers. Iowa State knocked in eight triples in the first half to enter halftime with a comfortable 44-31 lead. Of the Cyclones...
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It’s that time of year again. Basketball is officially back in Norman, and it was highlighted in Norman Sunday when the Sooners won their first regular season game in dominating fashion, 85-51 against the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks.
Oklahoma got off to a shaky start, committing careless turnovers and taking ill-advised shots early. After some subs came in and provided instant...