NORMAN, Okla. - Roy Finch smiled and answered questions about his past.
He said he's not frustrated. Said he's not upset. Said nothing really bothers him anymore.
The most-curious career of Roy Finch is coming to an end, and Finch will wrap up his time as running back on the Oklahoma football team as one of the greatest enigmas during the past half-decade.
The No. 10 Oklahoma Sooners were in a rather surprising defensive battle with the No. 6 Baylor Bears in Waco, Texas during the first half of their 41-12 loss on Nov. 7.
The score read 5-3 Sooners, no, this wasn’t the conference opener for college baseball, but rather 5-3 in a football game with the No. 1 team in the nation in points and yards per game in the Bears.
Then the Sooners...
(Eds: Updates with quotes, details, adds byline.) By MURRAY EVANS Associated Press While much of the preseason buzz at Oklahoma has focused on who will be the Sooners' starting quarterback, there's also some debate at another important offensive position - running back.
The Sooners have four proven, capable ball carriers in senior tailbacks Brennan Clay, Roy Finch and Damien...
What did we think/hope would happen?
The RB position would be shared by a healthy Dominique Whaley and newcomer Damien Williams. Brennan Clay would be used primarily in a third-down role. Roy Finch would be used primarily as a slot wide receiver.
If any injuries issues occured, Oklahoma could pull the redshirt off of impressive freshman Alex Ross.
What did happen?
TEMPE, Ariz. — Sooners Illustrated caught up with running back Roy Finch to get his impressions of the first practice in preparation for the Insight Bowl.
Oklahoma running back Roy Finch called his departed teammates ''brothers.'' Running back Brennan Clay commented on how empty the locker room has gotten lately.
Once the No. 1 team in the country, now the Sooners are just looking for someone to carry the ball against Iowa Dec. 30 at the Insight Bowl.
Monday, coach Bob Stoops said freshman running back Brandon Williams...
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December 20, 2011
Yes, property molestation. According to Tulsa World, Oklahoma running back Roy Finch was cited earlier this month on the misdemeanor complaint filed by an unnamed friend of Finch’s. The “property molestation” comes into play due to alleged damage Finch did to the friend’s computer. Finch signed the complaint, which was filed Dec. 8, and was…
Could Oklahoma be looking to make another run at a star Florida back to follow Roy Finch's success? It's clear Greg Bryant could see himself ending up in Norman.
No. 6 ranked Oklahoma held a slim 13-10 halftime lead but took advantage of a strong wind and Texas A&M turnovers to score 28 unanswered points in the third quarter to pull away for a 41-25 win over the Aggies. Landry Jones (left) passed for 255 yards and 2 TDs and Roy Finch rushed for 101 yards and 1 TD to lead the Sooners. Ryan Tannehill passed for 352 yards but suffered 3 interceptions.
An injury may have opened the door again for Oklahoma running back Roy Finch.