Posted November 26, 2012 on oklahoma.scout.com
PLAYERS: Bob Stoops
TEAMS: Oklahoma Sooners
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NORMAN, Okla. — Sooner head coach Bob Stoops looked back on OU's thrilling Bedlam OT win and more, and Sooners Illustrated was on the scene.
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