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OKLAHOMA RUMORS & GOSSIP

Buddy Hield will return to Oklahoma for his senior season

Lon Kruger was waiting for one final decision, from his best player, before setting his expectations straight for this upcoming season at Oklahoma. On Friday morning, those expectations rose to a another level as soon-to-be senior guard Buddy Hield announced he was returning to Norman instead of launching an early career in the NBA. The decision has been made. #BuddyIsBack #Sooners...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Big 12 player of year Hield returning to Oklahoma for senior season

NORMAN, Okla. -- Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield has chosen to return for his senior season. Hield made the announcement Friday with his coach, Lon Kruger, next to him. Hield was the Big 12 Player of the Year this past season. He averaged 17.4 points and 5.4 rebounds per game while shooting 41 percent from the field. He said he wants to take the Sooners to the Final Four next season....
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma G Buddy Hield returning for senior year

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield has chosen to return for his senior season. Hield made the announcement Friday with his coach, Lon Kruger, next to him. Hield was the Big 12 Player of the Year this past season. He averaged 17.4 points and 5.4 rebounds per game while shooting 41 percent from the field. He said he wants to take the Sooners to the Final Four next season...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buddy Hield Returns To Oklahoma For Senior Season

Buddy Hield announced Friday morning that he will return to Oklahoma for his senior season. Hield was named the Big 12 conference player of the year last season. "It was a tough decision, and I obviously took it near the deadline," Hield said. "But I just went through the process. I listened to Coach Kruger, I listened to my mentors back home, my high school coach, and my mom and...
Via RealGM
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield Will Return For His Senior Season

Oklahoma junior guard Buddy Hield will return for this senior season in Norman, opting not to declare for the 2015 NBA Draft. Hield, the Big 12 Player of the Year this past season, announced his decision at a 10:30 PM CT press conference Friday morning. He mentioned that he had “intentions” of going pro, but that talking to his teammates helped to dissuade him. Buddy Hield press...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

You make the call: Do Sooners get to nine wins?

This question was posed by the Tulsa World to Sooners fans via social media this week: Will Oklahoma win more or less than 8.5 games in 2015? It might not be a make or break season for coach Bob Stoops, but it certainly would seem to be a pivotal point in the direction of his program coming off last season's disappointing 8-5 season. At this time a year ago, with an impressive...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

If Sooners look as good as their posters, 2015 will be a good year

The Oklahoma Sooners recently released their 2015 schedule posters, you know those posters you see on the windows of restaurants, bars and stores around town that include the team's schedule and usually a picture of a player or a team shot.   Well, OU has set the bar high for other teams and their schedule posters with this double-sided doozy that features the teams seniors on one...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Phillips isn't the perfect NFL prospect, but his size speaks loudly

At 6-foot-5, 329 pounds, former Oklahoma nose tackle Jordan Phillips has the sheer size to make NFL general managers drool.The same can't quite said of retired NFL defensive end Stephen White, who broke down Phillips' game film from the 2014 season for SB Nation. White provides his take on what attributes make Jordan attractive, but also what might hold him back once he's playing...
Via Fox Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

TBT: Malcolm Kelly fresstyles after Big 12 Championship

In honor of Throwback Thursday, let’s take a look back at former Oklahoma Sooners wide receiver Malcolm Kelly dropping a freestyle rap in the locker room after the Big 12 Championship. While Kelly was a beast on the field, it was his locker room rap that will live on forever. Kelly was a second-round draft pick of the Washington Redskins in the 2009 NFL Draft. And for those interested...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Oklahoma Football Has A Double-Sided Schedule Poster, Featuring Seniors And All-Conference Players

We are in the heart of college football schedule poster season, and by the looks of things, the Oklahoma Sooners are trying to raise everyone else’s game. OU has a double-sided poster this year, with one side featuring the team’s schedule and all of the Sooner seniors, and the other with the team’s four All-Big 12 players: Samaje Perine, Zach Sanchez, Sterling Shepard, and...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: A Scout's Eye View: Blake Bell TE Oklahoma

Blake Bell TE Oklahoma 6'6 252 33 1/8" arms 10" handsCombine Results: 4.80 40 yard dash, 14 bench reps, 33" vertical jump, 9'8" broad jump, 4.32 20 yard shuttle, 11.81 60 yard shuttleScouting Overview: Bell is surprisingly advanced as a run blocker, plays with outstanding leverage, keeps his hands inside, keeps his legs churnning at the point of attack and has terrific natural strength...
Via Football Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Football: 5 Biggest Questions Heading Into 2015

To say the University of Oklahoma had a rough season in 2014, would be an understatement. In fact, OU was looking at rough in the rear-view mirror. The Sooners had a season that left them with lots of questions and a “back to the drawing board” mentality. While OU was heavily ranked and favored at the start of last season, issues began to take hold leaving OU football in the...
Via Football Nation
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Check Out This Crazy Custom Digital Camoflage Oklahoma Football Helmet

Custom concept helmet designs are one thing, but when fans actually create custom helmets for their favorite college football teams? Now that is impressive. JVince Custom Lids put together a very cool, and pretty crazy, custom Oklahoma Sooners helmet, featuring a digital camoflage base pattern. You haven’t seen a Sooners helmet like this before, that is certain: How about...
Via College Spun
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma QB Trevor Knight Says He’s Up 15 Pounds And Has Improved His 40 Time To 4.52

After having a monster game in Oklahoma’s 2014 Sugar Bowl win over Alabama, Trevor Knight was hailed as a Heisman candidate ahead of this past season. Neither Knight nor Oklahoma lived up to expectations in 2014. The Sooners went 8-5, finishing the year with a 40-6 loss to Clemson in the Russell Athletic Bowl. Knight threw for 2,300 yards with 14 touchdowns and 12 interceptions...
Via College Spun
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 2016 4-Star QB Austin Kendall Has Committed To Oklahoma

One of the top quarterbacks in the 2016 class has committed to Oklahoma, according to a report.  Austin Kendall, a four-star quarterback out of Waxhaw, North Carolina, has pledged to play for the Sooners, according to Brandon Drumm of The Football Brainiacs.  Kendall, a 6-foot-2, 205-pound pro-style quarterback, is ranked the No. 8 player at his position by 247 Sports’ Composite...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Sooners 2015 Spring Football Preview

The Sooners entered last season with loads of hype following a devastatingly impressive performance over Alabama in the Sugar Bowl. Many...
Via Athlon Sports
March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Basketball Tough Guy Dunks, Stares Down Cheerleader

Oklahoma State’s Le’Bryan Nash had a pretty nice dunk on a fast break against the Oklahoma Sooners in the Big 12 tournament quarterfinals on Thursday. What wasn’t nice, however, was the way he celebrated that dunk. After the slam, Nash proceeded to stare down Oklahoma’s cheerleaders for some reason or another. Unfortunately for Nash, the Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Via Next Impulse Sports
March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Oklahoma football players protest racist video

There has been a ton of fallout in response to a racist video that surfaced over the weekend that shows Oklahoma University students chanting racist remarks. The video shows members of the OU chapter of Sigma Alpha Epsilon participating in the chants. Since its publication, Oklahoma has severed ties with the fraternity and some members could be expelled as a result. Now the school’s...
Via Rumors and Rants
March 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oklahoma's Khadeem Lattin Throws Down Massive Putback Dunk Against Kansas

Freshman Khadeem Lattin has not done much for the Oklahoma Sooners. In his first year with the team the young forward has averaged just two points a game to go with three rebounds. In Saturday's game against Kansas he just had four points in 13 minutes of play, but two of them came on a massive putback dunk that certainly got the home crowd going.The Sooners went on to win 75-73. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

The Locker: Buddy Hield’s Tip In Beats Kansas

Buddy Hield of Oklahoma went just 6 of 20 from the field today, but this was the 6th made field goal: Oklahoma beats Kansas at the buzzer. https://t.co/RunNqXFEt7 — Rob Dauster (@RobDauster) March 7, 2015 A tip in that put the Sooners over Kansas in a wild one in Norman. The Big 12 was one of, if not THE, best league(s) to watch this season. The OU-Kansas game was another reason why.
Via The Student Section
March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

College Basketball: Is Oklahoma The Big 12 Favorite?

The Oklahoma Sooners are off to a 2-0 start in Big 12 play, and grabbed the league’s statement win so far, beating Texas 70-49 in Austin. After the win, Oklahoma moved up to No. 7 in the Pomeroy Ratings, tops in the Big 12. The Sooners were a sleeper coming into the season, but with the win at Texas and the struggles of Kansas and Iowa State, are the Sooners actually the favorites...
Via The Student Section
January 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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