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OU Women’s Gymnastics: Sooners No. 1 Nationally in Team, Individual Rankings

It’s one thing  to be the top-ranked team in the nation, but OU women’s gymnastics has taken it one step further. The Sooner women gymnasts not only are the No. 1 team in the country, a position they have held for six consecutive weeks, but they also are atop the rankings in all four team […] OU Women’s Gymnastics: Sooners No. 1 Nationally in Team, Individual Rankings -...
Via Stormin in Normin
5 hours ago

Oklahoma Sooners Football: Sooners Make Cut For Clemson Grad Transfer Pagano

The DT is considered a prime NFL prospect for next season. It’s hard to believe, but not everything is sunshine and rainbows in the Palmetto State. Sure, the Clemson Tigers just captured their second national title in dramatic last-second fashion over the dynastic Crimson Tide. And yeah, Scott Pagano was a big part of that, if not the starter he probably wanted to be. But the...
Via Crimson and Cream Machine
6 hours ago

No. 9 Baylor focused on finishing strong vs. Oklahoma

WACO, Texas -- After almost two months of high-stakes Big 12 basketball, No. 9 Baylor will host Oklahoma with pride at stake, but not much more tangible reward or consequence for winning or losing. Baylor's chance to grab at least a share of the Big 12 championship all but left town when Kansas defeated the Bears, 67-65, on Saturday in Waco. With four games left in the regular...
Via FOX Sports
7 hours ago

Joe Mixon likely to go undrafted in April?

Because of an off-field incident that was similar to the one that ended Ray Rice’s NFL career, former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon is a complete wild card heading into the draft. Many believe a team could select Mixon early based on pure talent, but at least one draft analyst is predicting he won’t be drafted at all.Tony Pauline of DraftAnalyst.com believes Mixon will go undrafted...
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma Baseball Wins Season-Opening Series

  Forget the fact that this series might have been much different had it been played where it was originally scheduled, but it wasn’t and the result was a season-opening series win for Oklahoma baseball over the visiting Long Beach State Dirtbags. After spotting the 17th-ranked Dirtbags two fourth-inning runs in the series finale on […] Oklahoma Baseball Wins Season-Opening...
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13 hours ago

Oklahoma Sooners Baseball: Sooners Top No. 17 Long Beach State, Win Series

The Sooners earned a 4-2 win to cap a solid weekend at L. Dale Mitchell Park. Oklahoma was able to cap off a solid weekend at L. Dale Mitchell Park by defeating No. 17 Long Beach State by a score of 4-2. The win clinched the opening series of the season for the Sooners. The Sooners received a solid start on the mound from Kyle Tyler, who pitched 5.2 innings while allowing only two...

Oklahoma Sooners Football: BOOM! 2019 WR Theo Wease Chooses Sooners

The four-star receiver picked OU over schools like Texas and Baylor. OU’s 2019 class is off to a roaring start, as Wease joined fellow Texan Arjei Hendeson in committing to the Sooners on Sunday. The two announced their decisions on Twitter. Wease, who attends Allen High School, already has a staggering list of offers. Texas, Baylor, Texas A&M, Auburn, Oregon, Alabama, Georgia...

Oklahoma Sooners Football: BOOM! Sooners Land 2019 WR Arjei Henderson

The Texas receiver had offers from Georgia, Florida and Texas A&M. Many around the OU program thought the Sooners had a great chance to gain some commitments after this weekend’s Junior Day activities. It turns out they were right — but the commits aren’t even juniors. Arjei Henderson is a receiver from Travis High in Richmond, Texas, near Houston. He’s been racking up...

Oklahoma Basketball: Sooners Lose in Bedlam Battle to Bitter End

How does that popular definition of insanity go? Oklahoma basketball has gone almost an entire season now stuck in the same old depressing rut. I can’t begin to count how many times this season the Sooners have let a second-half lead slip away in the waning moments. All I know is it has happened way […] Oklahoma Basketball: Sooners Lose in Bedlam Battle to Bitter End - Stormin...
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1 day ago

Oklahoma Sooners star Samaje Perine proposes to girlfriend with a magic trick

Oklahoma Sooners running back Samaje Perine, who will enter the 2017 NFL Draft in April, proposed to his longtime girlfriend Megan with the help of magician Daniel Fernandez. After doing a few tricks with Perine’s teammates, Fernandez invites Perine and his girlfriend Megan to perform a mind-bending activity together to prove their connection. Fernandez has Megan write what Samaje means...
Via FOX Sports
1 day ago

College basketball: UConn reaches 101 wins, Oklahoma extends winning streak

The University of Connecticut barely hung on to their winning streak on Saturday night when they squeaked by Tulane University, 63-60. Despite having their worst shooting game of the season, the Huskies won their 101st consecutive game. “It’s a shame [Tulane] had to lose the game because my guys had no business winning the game,” Geno Auriemma said after the match. “I...
Via Excelle Sports
1 day ago

Oklahoma Baseball: Sooners Ride Jake Irvin’s Pitching to Season-Opening Win

The 2017 season for Oklahoma baseball got underway on Friday, and the Sooner faithful at L. Dale Mitchell Park were treated to a brilliant pitching performance by sophomore Jake Irvin and a 6-2 season-opening win over 17th-ranked Long Beach State. The season-opening series was originally scheduled to take place in Southern California, but the venue […] Oklahoma Baseball: Sooners...
Via Stormin in Normin
2 days ago

Oklahoma Basketball: Sooners Not a Young Team Any Longer

It’s been easy to rationalize the fall from relevancy of men’s Oklahoma basketball this season as the trials and travails of a young, inexperienced team. The Sooners may be 9-16 in what has been a highly disappointing season for a team with 11 freshman and sophomores on its roster, but after 25 games, and with […] Oklahoma Basketball: Sooners Not a Young Team Any Longer - Stormin...
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2 days ago

Oklahoma Sooners Football: Samaje Perine Proposes to His Girlfriend

The former OU running back used the help of a magician to pop the question. Former Oklahoma running back and current all-time leading rusher Samaje Perine used the help of a magician to pop the question to his girlfriend. That may sound a little corny (it is), but it was actually really cool. Check out the video: This is a pressure-packed moment for any guy, but Samaje was up to...
Via Crimson and Cream Machine
2 days ago

Underwood, Oklahoma State bounce back from rough start

First-year Oklahoma State coach Brad Underwood has righted the ship, and his Cowboys have positioned themselves for an NCAA Tournament bid. Oklahoma State lost its first six conference games but has rallied to win six of its past seven to get on the national radar. The Cowboys score 85.8 points per game, 10th nationally, but their greatest leap has been on defense. The Cowboys...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Five-star point guard commits to Oklahoma

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) -- Five-star Norman North point guard Trae Young verbally committed to Oklahoma on Thursday. The McDonald's All-American, who is averaging 43 points per game as a senior, made the announcement during a ceremony at his school. He picked the Sooners over Oklahoma State and Kansas. Young is coach Lon Kruger's biggest catch -- Buddy Hield wasn't nearly as highly recruited...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Star high school point guard Trae Young commits to Oklahoma

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Five-star Norman North point guard Trae Young verbally committed to Oklahoma on Thursday. The McDonald's All-American, who is averaging 43 points per game as a senior, made the announcement during a ceremony at his school. He picked the Sooners over Oklahoma State and Kansas. Young is coach Lon Kruger's biggest catch - Buddy Hield wasn't nearly as highly recruited...
Via Associated Press
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Woman Joe Mixon hit says she rejected his advances

A woman struck by Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon says she rejected his advances before he punched her and broke bones in her face. Mixon was suspended from the team for a year after the July 2014 incident at a Norman restaurant. In a video dated Aug. 14, 2014, and released by the Norman Police Department on Thursday, Amelia Molitor said four men made catcalls at her and suggested...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL scout: Tyreek Hill is a much worse person than Joe Mixon

Despite being involved in an incident similar to the one that ended Ray Rice’s playing career, former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon is likely going to be drafted by an NFL team in April. I mean, there are worse people playing in the NFL right now anyway, right?That’s the logic one scout used when speaking with Albert Breer of The MMQB. The scout, who is assigned to the Sooners...
Via Larry Brown Sports
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Woman punched by Joe Mixon said assault was over Mixon’s sexual advances

Though former Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon’s infamous assault took place more than two years ago, details continue to emerge over his punching of a woman.A 2014 interview with Amelia Molitor, the victim of Mixon’s punch, reveals some of the details about why Mixon delivered the punch that resulted in a suspension and plenty of ridicule from the rest of the nation. The Tulsa...
Via The Comeback
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Norman police release video of their interview with victim in Joe Mixon case

Norman police on Thursday released a video of their interview with Amelia Molitor in the days after she was punched by Oklahoma running back Joe Mixon in a local restaurant in July 2014.In the 52-minute video, Molitor claims that Mixon and his friends were harassing her and her friends prior to the incident at Pickleman's Gourmet Cafe in Norman. When she walked away from them...
Via FOX Sports
11 days ago

No. 19 Oklahoma women rally late, beat West Virginia in 2OT

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) Vionise Pierre-Louis scored a career-high 33 points and No. 19 Oklahoma rallied from a 15-point second-half deficit to beat West Virginia 90-87 on Tuesday night in double overtime. It's the largest comeback against a Big 12 opponent in program history. Tynice Martin, who had a career-high 35 points, hit a 3-pointer to give the Mountaineers their last lead,...
Via Associated Press
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Oklahoma RB Joe Mixon not invited to the NFL Combine

There’s very little doubt that Joe Mixon is an elite-level talent. In fact, on the field, it’s possible he’s the most-talented running back in the 2017 NFL Draft.Despite this, Mixon was not invited to take part in the annual NFL Scouting Combine that starts later this month in Indianapolis. It shouldn’t be a huge surprise that Mixon wasn’t invited to show off his talents...
Via Sportsnaut
17 days ago  |  Discuss
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