Found November 25, 2013 on College Spun:
Earlier today, Oklahoma Sooners fans were stunned when Bob Stoops announced the dismissal of running back Damien Williams from the team. The move was particularly shocking because he had only two games remaining in his career at the school. Reasons for the dismissal were not given. Of course, it’s a big loss for the team heading into the big showdown with Oklahoma State, but the sadder story is that a career had to end prematurely. In fact, several former Sooners stars, all successful OU products currently in the NFL, are not happy with the the decision to kick Williams off of the team.   Never seen a staff put so much effort into trying to sabotage people’s careers — Kenny Stills (@KSTiLLS) November 25, 2013 Damien’s situation is Damien’s situation I’m referring to more than that — Kenny Stills (@KSTiLLS) November 25, 2013 It is what it is. People make decisions and have to life w them. I just wish more effort would be made to guide not just get rid of them — Kenny Stills (@KS...

Oklahoma dismisses Williams following second suspension this season

Senior tailback Damien Williams is no longer with Oklahoma's football team. Coach Bob Stoops announced Williams' dismissal on Monday. Williams, from San Diego, had been suspended for Saturday's win at Kansas State and earlier served a one-game suspension against Tulsa. Williams started one game this season and was the 20th-ranked Sooners' second-leading rusher,...

RB Williams dismissed from Oklahoma

No. 20 Oklahoma didn't necessarily need additional motivation heading into its annual Bedlam showdown with No. 7 Oklahoma State. But the Cowboys' big win over Baylor has set up an intriguing scenario for the Sooners. Should Texas Tech win at Texas on Thanksgiving and Texas beat Baylor on Dec. 7, those results, combined with an Oklahoma win over the Cowboys on Dec. 7, would...

Why is Oklahoma's Bob Stoops Running From the Gatorade Buckets?

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Video: Oklahoma celebrates Bob Stoops wins record in locker room

Bob Stoops set the all-time wins record at Oklahoma with a victory over Kansas State, and then the Sooners celebrated in the locker room.

UCLA women upset No. 10 Oklahoma 82-76

Cori Close didn't ask her UCLA players to do a bunch of new things against Oklahoma. She just challenged them to do one thing to try and win each possession. The Bruins did enough, especially on the boards, to upset the 10th-ranked Sooners 82-76 Sunday for their first win over a ranked opponent in three tries this season. ''We focused on our defense and we just got...

No. 10 Oklahoma women lose to UCLA 82-76

Oklahoma knew UCLA was going to crash the boards with the Bruins' typical ferocity. The 10th-ranked Sooners just didn't do much about it, and it cost them dearly in an 82-76 loss Sunday. The Bruins (2-2) got rebounds from seven of their eight players in dominating the boards, 49-29, including a 20-5 edge on the offensive glass. The Sooners (4-2) were outrebounded for the...

Bob Stoops breaks Oklahoma Sooners' win record, flees Gatorade bath

With Oklahoma's victory over the Kansas State Wildcats, Bob Stoops became the Sooners' winningest college football coach and fled a gatorade bath.

Oklahoma's win over Kansas State was more than just a win

NORMAN, Okla. - The Oklahoma football team had arguably its best win of the season Saturday at Kansas State. It was the best the offense has looked since October. The defense made all the necessary adjustments in the second half. Jalen Saunders and the special teams were close to perfect. It all resulted in a 41-31 victory that pushed OU to 9-2 on the season. Now, the Sooners...

Stoops stands alone as Oklahoma's winningest coach

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By DAVE SKRETTA AP Sports Writer You could almost hear Bob Stoops shrug his shoulders in the frigid shed just up the ramp from the playing field, where his No. 22 Sooners had just squeaked out a win over Kansas State. At a school where Bennie Owen, Bud Wilkinson and Barry Switzer once plied their trade, Stoops had just trumped them all. He won his 158th game...
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