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Oklahoma Sooners Betting Odds: 2014-15 Season

Betting odds for the Oklahoma Sooners' 2014-15 season.
Via Gamedayr
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Oklahoma-Washington Preview

Lon Kruger is returning to Las Vegas content with his hard-nosed, defensive-minded team. His squad's opponent is also pretty good at its own end of the court. Points figure to be at a premium Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, where Kruger and No. 15 Oklahoma try to hand No. 16 Washington its first defeat. Local basketball fans will get their first look at Kruger since...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Russell Athletic Bowl breakdown: Clemson vs. Oklahoma

RUSSELL ATHLETIC BOWL ORLANDO, Dec. 29, 5:30 p.m. KEY MATCHUP Sooners RB Samaje Perine vs. the Tigers defense Clemson (No. 7 rush defense -- 97.7 yards allowed per outing) was one of only seven vaunted programs to keep opponents under the typically easy-to-attain threshold of 100 rushing yards per game -- along with Penn State, Alabama, Lousiville, Michigan State, UCF and Boston...
Via Fox Sports South
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sooners get back 3 key players for bowl vs Clemson

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops says three key offensive players - quarterback Trevor Knight, running back Samaje Perine and wide receiver Sterling Shepard - should be ready to play when the Sooners face No. 18 Clemson in the Russell Athletic Bowl. Stoops said Wednesday that Knight has looked sharp since returning to practice Saturday. Knight suffered a neck injury...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Buddy Hield leads No. 15 Sooners over Oral Roberts

  Buddy Hield was glad to have his shooting stroke back for a night. The junior forward scored 16 points to help No. 15 Oklahoma defeat Oral Roberts 85-53 on Tuesday night. Hield, a preseason all-conference selection, was shooting 36 percent from the field for the season before hitting 6 of 10 against the Golden Eagles, including 3 of 5 from 3-point range. He was coming off a 4...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Hield leads No. 15 Oklahoma past Oral Roberts

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Buddy Hield scored 16 points to help No. 15 Oklahoma defeat Oral Roberts 85-53 on Tuesday night. TaShawn Thomas, a senior transfer from the University of Houston, followed up his 25-point outing against Tulsa last Saturday by scoring 14 points for the Sooners. He got up holding his right wrist after going after a loose ball with 15:17 to play and did not return...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Man Pleads Guilty In Bob Stoops Home Burglary

A 22 year old man will face nine months in jail for burglarizing the home of Oklahoma head football coach Bob Stoops. According to the reports Stoops and his family was in the home while the burglary took place. Thankfully nobody was hurt, but having your home burglarized while your sleeping is something no family wants to go thru. The Norman Transcript reports that 22-year-old...
Via BlackSportsOnline
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Man sentenced for burglary of Bob Stoops' home

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) A man who pleaded guilty to burglarizing the home of Oklahoma football coach Bob Stoops has been sentenced to nine months in jail and given a 10-year suspended sentence. The Norman Transcript reports (http://bit.ly/138RxQu ) that 22-year-old Corey McCarty was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty in September to burglary, larceny and unauthorized use of a credit...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Oral Roberts-Oklahoma Preview

TaShawn Thomas has quickly become comfortable at Oklahoma, and Isaiah Cousins feels he's benefiting. Thomas and Cousins look to again provide a major boost as the No. 15 Sooners attempt to continue their dominance of Oral Roberts on Tuesday night. Thomas transferred to Oklahoma (6-2) following three seasons at Houston, and received a waiver from the NCAA to play immediately. The...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 16 Oklahoma tops Tulsa behind 25-point game from Thomas

  TaShawn Thomas was more than ready when No. 16 Oklahoma put the ball in his hands. Thomas scored 25 points and Isaiah Cousins added 21, including five 3-pointers, as the Sooners beat Tulsa 87-68 on Saturday. Thomas, a 6-foot-8, 242-pound transfer from Houston, dominated inside. He shot 9 of 12 from the field and finished 7 of 8 from the foul line. ''TaShawn had a big game today...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Knight cleared to play

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma quarterback Trevor Knight has been cleared to play after missing more than a month with a neck injury. The school made the announcement Saturday on the football team's Twitter account. Knight practiced Saturday as the Sooners prepared for their Russell Athletic Bowl matchup with Clemson on Dec. 29. Knight was injured while being sacked during the fourth...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Trevor Knight Cleared To Play Against Clemson In Russell Athletic Bowl

When the Russell Athletic Bowl kicks off on December 29, the Clemson Tigers will be without their starting quarterback, Deshaun Watson, who is having surgery to repair a torn ACL. Surprisingly, however, that the Oklahoma Sooners will have their starting signal-caller. Saturday, the school announced that Trevor Knight, who injured his spine against Baylor a few weeks ago, has been...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma DB Zack Sanchez: “Amari (Cooper) Should Win The Heisman, Hands Down”

Oklahoma defensive back Zack Sanchez doesn’t have a Heisman vote, but he knows who he’d be voting for if he did: Amari Cooper.  The Sooners’ defensive back faced the Alabama wide receiver last season in the Sugar Bowl, when Oklahoma upset the Crimson Tide, 45-31. Cooper totaled 121 yards on nine catches in the defeat. The wideout has 1,656 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns...
Via College Spun
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Bowl Game Trivia: Can You Answer All 10 Questions Correctly?

Making a bowl game is almost a given at this point for the Oklahoma Sooners. OU has appeared in 47 bowl games, and is one of only two programs, along with Ohio State, to appear in all five of the former BCS bowls—the Fiesta, Orange, Rose, and Sugar Bowls, and the BCS National Championship. While the Sooners won’t be in this year’s playoff, we’re sure it is only a matter of...
Via College Spun
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Fans Get 'Wild' and 'Crazy' After Big Win Over Oklahoma (or did they...)

Fans of the Oklahoma State Cowboys deserved to party hard after Saturday's win over their hated rival, the Oklahoma Sooners. Coming back from a two touchdown deficit late in the game to force overtime? Awesome! Stuffing the Sooners in their OT period and then making the kick during theirs to win the game? Awesome!It was the kind of game you would expect to see clips of fans going...
Via FatManWriting
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Oklahoma OL Gabe Ikard Did Not Take The Sooners’ Loss To Oklahoma State Well

Losing a rivalry game is always brutal. For former Oklahoma center Gabe Ikard, the Sooners’ loss to Oklahoma State today was especially devastating. OU was up on OSU with 7:54 remaining in the game, 35-21, but the Cowboys came back and won in overtime, 38-35. Ikard — who was a first-team All-American last year and is currently a member of the Tennessee Titans — took to Twitter...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oklahoma State WR Brandon Shepherd Puts Sweet Spin Move on Oklahoma Defender En Route to End Zone

This has not been the best of seasons for the Oklahoma State Cowboys. Injuries have really hurt the team making it hard for them to remain competitive, but it will all mean nothing if they can do one thing--beat those pesky Oklahoma Sooners. Beating your hated rival can make up for just about anything.Down by 14 late in the fourth quarter wide receiver Brandon Shepherd did his best...
Via FatManWriting
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bedlam lacking this season, but Sooners-Cowboys rivalry still thrives

When it comes to Bedlam excitement, Saturday's game is lacking. You've got a below-average Oklahoma State team taking on an underachieving Oklahoma team. But here we are. There may not be the national intrigue like there has been the past two seasons. There isn't a major bowl game invite extended to the winner, either. There's just football. Excited? Well, here are 35 guesses to...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma State Cowboys at Oklahoma Sooners: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

Getty Images On Saturday the Oklahoma State Cowboys and Oklahoma Sooners will finish out their Big 12 schedule. Oklahoma State (5-6) and No. 20 Oklahoma (8-3) will each be looking to finish Big 12 play with a win in this one. Coverage of this game begins at 3:30 pm ET on Fox Sports 1 from Memorial Stadium in Norman, OK. The Odds: Oklahoma is a 20 point favorite in this one against...
Via Tireball.com
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Oklahoma Teammate Leaks Texts Of DeMarco Murray Plotting Sex With His Wife

Former Oklahoma Sooners running back Brennan Clay is now providing text messages that prove that Dallas Cowboys star running back DeMarco Murray was sleeping with his wife. Gina and Demarco's exchange Oct. 5th after I kissed her two kids goodbye at the airport I left for my workout to the Chargers .. — Brennan Clay (@BrennanClay24) December 5, 2014 pic.twitter.com/36ngAV7RHF...
Via Thacover2
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mike Gundy, Bob Stoops, Brian Kelly Not Candidates For The Florida Job

You can cross three names off your coaching wish list, Florida fans.  According to a report by Pat Dooley of Gatorsports.com, Oklahoma State’s Mike Gundy, Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops and Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly are not candidates to get the soon-to-be open Gators’ job.  Three more names to cross off Gator coaching search — Brian Kelly, Bobby Stoops, Mike Gundy. — Pat Dooley...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Source: Bob Stoops is the favorite to be the next Gator head coach

A source has told me that Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops is the “definite favorite right now” to succeed Will Muschamp at Florida. It makes sense on a lot of levels. After three great years as Florida’s defensive coordinator, including a national … Continue reading →
Via In All Kinds Of Weather
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Taiwanese cartoon depicts Oklahoma RB setting NCAA rushing record over Kansas

As you all know by now, Oklahoma running back Samaje Perine broke the NCAA single-game rushing record against Kansas this past Saturday. The record was held for one week by Melvin Gordon after standing for about 20 years. Perine rushed for 427 yards and five touchdowns as OU torched Kansas, 44-7. The Taiwanese Animators are well known around the Internet for their ridiculous depictions...
Via Rock Chalk Blog
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Bob Stoops Annoyed With 11 AM Kickoff Times For Home Games

For three home games in a row – against Kansas State, Baylor and Kansas – the Oklahoma Sooners have been scheduled to kick off at 11:00 AM local time. With a fourth straight potentially looming against Oklahoma State on December 6, head coach Bob Stoops spoke out today during his press conference, sticking up for fans.  #Bedlam kickoff possibilities: ABC/ESPN, 11 am CT Fox...
Via College Spun
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Oklahoma’s TaShawn Thomas spins and throws down monster dunk

The Sooners dispatched Northwestern State yesterday and TaShawn Thomas had this beautiful spin move and dunk against the Demons….  
Via Bloguin Best
28 days ago  |  Discuss
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