Shannon happy to be back on the field

Oklahoma linebacker Frank Shannon talked to the media Tuesday. It was the first time since 2013 after missing the entire 2014 season due to a Title IX suspension that Shannon was available. "It was pretty tough," Shannon said of missing 2014. "But at the same time, I always knew I was going to come back. I just paid attention to a lot of the games while I was at home. I still had...
Via FOX Sports
August 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Linebacker Shannon back with the Sooners

Two seasons ago, linebacker Frank Shannon led the Sooners in tackles. He sat out all of last year, due to a year-long Title IX suspension.  Shannon has returned for his senior season and started practice with the Sooners last week. He was not at Media Day Saturday in Norman. "Frank's done well, defensive coordinator Mike Stoops said. "He's rusty. Understanding where he fits on certain...
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August 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma DB: ‘Frank Shannon is back’ with Sooners

The Oklahoma Sooners defense may be receiving a huge boost. According to a tweet from Oklahoma defensive back Zach Sanchez, former Sooners’ leading tackler Frank Shannon is set to return to the team for the upcoming college football season. FRANK SHANNON IS BACK !!! — Zack Sanchez (@ZSanchez15) June 1, 2015 Shannon was suspended for the entire 2014 season after he was accused...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

State Supreme Court: Oklahoma can enforce Frank Shannon suspension

  The Oklahoma Supreme Court has ruled that the University of Oklahoma can enforce its one-year suspension of linebacker Frank Shannon. An Oklahoma student accused Shannon of sexual assault earlier this year. Though no charges were filed, the school conducted a Title IX investigation and decided to suspend Shannon. He appealed in district court, and the suspension was blocked. The...
Via Associated Press
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Supreme Court Upholds Sooners’ Year-Long Suspension Of Senior LB Frank Shannon

The Oklahoma supreme court has upheld the University of Oklahoma’s decision to suspend senior linebacker Frank Shannon for a year.  The university suspended Shannon for a year–from both school and football–on June 18 following an investigation into an alleged sexual assault incident from January. The Cleveland County, Okla. district attorney did not file criminal charges in...
Via College Spun
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Frank Shannon’s Attorney Says That Oklahoma Has “Failed Him,” Says He Will Be On Sideline For Games

Oklahoma linebacker Frank Shannon’s attorney Aletia Timmons had extremely strong words for the university during a 20 minute press conference about the status of her client’s case, saying that the school has “failed” her client.  Shannon was suspended for the year by Oklahoma after a university investigation found him guilty of sexual assault, although no charges were filed...
Via College Spun
August 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Frank Shannon Left Off Of Oklahoma’s Depth Chart

Oklahoma has huge expectations for this season as Big 12 favorites, but they’ve also had a bit of a tumultuous off-season when it comes to players’ eligibility and suspensions. We recently learned that high profile wide receiver transfer Dorial Green-Beckham will have to sit out for a year after coming to Oklahoma from Missouri, and that freshman running back Joe Mixon would...
Via College Spun
August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma President Announces 1-Year Suspension For Leading Tackler Frank Shannon

The Oklahoma Sooners have championship aspirations in 2014, but the defense will be without starting linebacker Frank Shannon for a full year, per an announcement by school president David Boren. Oklahoma announces that LB Frank Shannon has been suspended from the school for one year. — Bryan Fischer (@BryanDFischer) August 11, 2014 Title IX panel’s decision was to suspend...
Via College Spun
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Oklahoma Star LB Frank Shannon Accused Of Sexual Assault

Oklahoma Sooners star linebacker Frank Shannon has been accused of sexual assault, according to a report from The Oklahoman.
Via Gamedayr
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Oklahoma LB Frank Shannon accused of sexual assault but he denies it

Oklahoma linebacker Frank Shannon missed practice Thursday and did not play in the team’s spring game Saturday for “personal reasons,” and now we know why: he’s been accused of sexual assault. Shannon, who led the Sooners with 92 tackles as a sophomore last season, is accused of trying to force a woman to have sex […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 16, 2014  |  Discuss

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