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How did freshman phenom help OU beat Tulsa?

Jocelyn Alo crushed her 26th home run of the season over the left field bleachers in Saturday’s Norman Regional victory against...

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Energy FC snaps losing streak with 1-0 victory

The victory ended Energy FC’s longest losing streak in franchise history and its longest at Taft Stadium.

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Texas Tech sweep drops OSU baseball to second in Big 12

After entering the weekend with a two-game lead on Texas atop the conference standings, OSU will be the No. 2 seed in the Big...

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Donovan's offense was slow to develop in 2017-18

Thunder performed poorly in close games, leading to a disappointing season

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Thunder working off same canvas as 2008

The Thunder never has had to rebuild in Oklahoma City, and that shouldn't change now

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What needs to change for Thunder coach Billy Donovan after a turbulent Year 3?

Three seasons of playoff qualification but back-to-back campaigns of swift first-round exits have left questions about if Billy...

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Oklahoma State women's golf coach Courtney Jones took an indirect path to college coaching

Oklahoma State women's golf coach Courtney Jones took an indirect path to college coaching

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Wichita State ends Cowgirls season

Oklahoma State's softball team couldn't find a way to beat Wichita State this season.

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LeBron, Cavs overpower Celtics 116-86 in Game 3

The Cleveland Cavaliers looked like a different team on their home floor, tightening the Eastern Conference finals with a...

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Paige Parker misses Sooners' regional win after minor accident

The Sooners had to get by without Paige Parker on Saturday after she was involved in a car accident after leaving Oklahoma’s...

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UCLA surged to the top of the leaderboard with a second-round total of 9-under-par 279 on Saturday

UCLA surged to the top of the leaderboard with a second-round total of 9-under-par 279 on Saturday

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Out of uniform and not managing, Dusty Baker relishes watching son

Dusty Baker is in the stands for nearly every home game to watch Cal's new infielder with that sweet left-handed swing that...

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Oklahoma scene: Energy FC U23 squad opens season

Energy FC U23 squad opens season Energy FC's U23 squad opens its regular season at home Sunday against Texas United SC. Kickoff...

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Morning Roundup: Manziel signs with CFL team

Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel has signed with the Hamilton Tiger-Cats of the Canadian Football League.

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Warriors eager to get back on the court, respond from loss

The Warriors got dominated in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals at Houston, and now the defending champions plan to do...

The OK -- The Travel Issue

LifeMay 6, 2018

As probably too many of my co-workers here at The Oklahoman can tell you, I bleed purple. In a newsroom and state where the favored college colors tend to crimson and cream or orange and black, that can make a fella feel, well, let's just say...

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Justify wins foggy Preakness, keeps Triple Crown bid alive

Justify endured the most difficult race of his career and came away a step closer to becoming trainer Bob Baffert's second...

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Women's golf: Rose Huang, NCAA adjust to BYU rule against Sunday competition

BYU golfer Rose Huang started her play at the NCAA championships a day earlier than everyone else because of BYU's rules...

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Two OSU baseball players no longer with team

Sophomore infielder Cameron Dobbs is no longer a member of the Oklahoma State baseball program, an OSU media representative...

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Women's golf Q&A: Texas A&M senior Maddie Szeryk

Texas A&M senior Maddie Szeryk added to her NCAA career record of rounds at even par or better with a 2-under-par 70 on...

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OU baseball: Sooners power past Jayhawks 14-6

Oklahoma avoided a series sweep with a 14-6 win over Kansas in its regular season finale Saturday.

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Sooners ace Paige Parker in minor traffic accident after Friday's NCAA regional win

Oklahoma senior pitcher Paige Parker was involved in a car accident after Friday night’s win against Boston University, a team...

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Sports Tuning In for Sunday, May 20

May 20 tuning in SUNDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2:05 p.m.;;Nashville at Oklahoma City;;KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 12:30...

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Why Becky Hammon will soon be the Jackie Robinson of our time

Becky Hammon hasn't landed one of the NBA"s vacant head coaching jobs this offseason, but that day is coming. Might be soon....

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OSU’s Big 12 lead slips away as pitching woes continue

STILLWATER — Grant Little's Thursday night ended prematurely when he crashed into Allie P. Reynolds Stadium's left-field wall....

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OKC Dodgers: Nashville powers past OKC 8-4

The Nashville Sounds defeated the Oklahoma City Dodgers 8-4 Friday night.

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Golden Knights win, take 3-1 series lead

LAS VEGAS — Reilly Smith scored on a breakaway late in the third period to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 3-2 victory over...

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OU baseball: Jayhawks overcome early deficit to beat Sooners 6-5

The Kansas baseball team overcame an early 5-0 deficit to top Oklahoma 6-5 Friday.

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Former Sooner Trae Young: 'I'm the best overall player in this draft'

CHICAGO -- Trae Young believes he's not just the best scorer in the NBA draft this season, he's the best player. When...

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OU softball maintains poise in run-rule of Boston U

NORMAN — Sitting at the dais after Oklahoma's 9-0 win against Boston University, coach Patty Gasso paused, searching for the...

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Tulsa softball run-rules Missouri 9-1 at Norman regional

The Tulsa softball team run-ruled Missouri 9-1 in five innings Friday afternoon at Marita Hynes Field.

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OU softball ready to face familiar foe Tulsa

NORMAN — For the third time the last two postseasons, Oklahoma will meet Tulsa in the regionals. The Sooners beat Tulsa twice a...

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Women's golf journal: Wake Forest's Jennifer Kupcho ties course record with eagle putt

Wake Forest's Jennifer Kupcho tied Karsten Creek's competitive course record with a 7-under-par 65

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Women's golf: Karsten Creek proves a steep challenge on first day of NCAA championships

With a little bit of wind, speedy greens and thick rough, Karsten Creek Golf Club proved a steep challenge on the first day of...

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Oklahoma Scene: OCU men's golf wins national title

Oklahoma City University won its 11th NAIA Men’s Golf National Championship Friday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Illinois.

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OKC has options in final guaranteed season of Singler's deal

When Kyle Singler speaks, you typically can count on the question. Put Singler in front of a group of reporters, and it's a...

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Wichita State comes back to whip OSU

FAYETTEVILLE, ARK. — Oklahoma State's softball team was 24-6 this season when scoring in the first inning, so things looked...

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Morning Roundup: Louisville settles for $4.5 million with ex-AD Jurich

Louisville reached a $4.5 million settlement with former athletic director Tom Jurich, who was fired in the wake of a national...

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NBA Notebook: Cavs poised to bounce back in Game 3

The Cleveland Cavaliers are calm despite trailing the Boston Celtics 2-0 in the Eastern Conference finals.

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Women's golf Q&A: Golf Channel producer Brandt Packer discusses the uniqueness of Karsten Creek Golf Club from a television perspective

Golf Channel producer Brandt Packer discusses the uniqueness of Karsten Creek Golf Club from a television perspective

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Police Athletic League's soccer program in Oklahoma City Public Schools getting results

Fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students in the Oklahoma City Public Schools compete for their school in the PAL soccer league....

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Sports Tuning In for Saturday, May 19

SATURDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — Nashville at Oklahoma City — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Noon — Oakland at...

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Singler played only 28 minutes outside of garbage time

Singler was really just a garbage-time player for the Thunder this season

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Dismissed OSU guard Zack Dawson signs with South Florida

Guard Zack Dawson, who was dismissed from the Oklahoma State basketball team in December, will transfer to South Florida and...

Great expectations

LifeMay 12, 2018

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Oklahoma City has raised more than half the funds needed to build a 2000-seat church and Stanley Rother shrine in south Oklahoma City.

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Game time for OSU's Big 12 baseball tournament opener announced

The Oklahoma State baseball team will play in the 4 p.m. game Wednesday in the opening slate of the Big 12 tournament at...

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Connection with Bucks makes Sampson a Magic candidate

Sampson has the University of Houston rolling, but he's built connections in the NBA

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Will Murray's baseball harm OU football?

The Sooners go into June not knowing the status of their presumptive quarterback

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OSU baseball: Cowboys fall to Texas Tech as Big 12 race tightens

STILLWATER — Matt Kroon continued his trot, even as Texas Tech left fielder Grant Little writhed in pain on the warning track....

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OSU softball: Cowgirls seeking inspiration from senior letters as regional play arrives

As one of his team traditions, OSU softball coach Kenny Gajewski has each of his senior players write a letter before the...

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Oklahoma City pounds the Sounds

Seven players had multiple hits in the game for Oklahoma City as the Dodgers pounded out 17 hits as a team.

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Kansas nips Sooners in 10 innings

Steele Walker hit two home runs and the Sooners scored four runs in the top of the ninth inning but Kansas tied it with four in...

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Energy FC booted from U.S. Open Cup

The Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is a yearly tournament open to the highest level amateur teams in the United States as well as all...

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Marlins Man says Royals violated Americans with Disabilities Act by blocking elevators

Laurence Leavy, who is known as Marlins Man, said the Kansas City Royals blocked elevator access to fans with seats in the...

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Former Oklahoma point guard Trae Young isn't going through on-court work at the NBA Combine but has spent time meeting with teams

Former Oklahoma point guard Trae Young is participating in the NBA Combine this week in Chicago. Young is spending time during...

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What does BU softball coach Ashely Waters think of facing Oklahoma again?

Only three teams can claim to have beaten the 2018 OU softball team, and Ashley Waters' Boston University squad is one of them....

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Mayfield, Browns to be featured on "Hard Knocks"

The Browns have turned down previous opportunities to be on the award-winning series. But with renewed optimism around...

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Why Patty Gasso isn't saying much to Jocelyn Alo ahead of Norman Regional

NORMAN — Patty Gasso isn't telling Jocelyn Alo much in the lead up to the freshman's first NCAA Tournament. It's better that...

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Cards pitcher Wainwright onto 60-day DL, catcher Kelly out

Wainwright, a three-time All-Star has been bothered by the elbow most of the season, and is on the DL for second time this year.

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How 'Let Me Clear My Throat' became OU softball’s unofficial anthem

Which 1990s dance song do the Sooners use as their hype song?

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Women's golf: Sooners hope familiarity, confidence pay off at Karsten Creek

Oklahoma will be one of the first teams on the course Friday morning, teeing off at 7:30 a.m. with Auburn and Florida State

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It happens every spring: LeBron forced to carry Cavaliers

As has been the case for much of his 15-year career, James has had to perform at an extraordinary level throughout these...

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OSU's Emma Broze ready for challenge of home course

Broze, who is from France, is the only OSU player in the field on the Cowgirls' home course of Karsten Creek Golf Club

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The factors in play for Thunder bringing back Corey Brewer

Corey Brewer wants to come back to Oklahoma City, and would likely have to do so at the veteran’s minimum since the Thunder...

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Illini rely on student who geeks out on baseball analytics

Charlie Young, a student at the University of Illinois and a self-described baseball geek, was at the right place at the right...

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Sports Tuning In for Friday, May 18

FRIDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — Nashville at Oklahoma City — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 6 p.m. — L.A. Dodgers...

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Brewer invigorated Thunder with offense, not defense

Brewer brought a spark to the Thunder, but it didn't translate to defense or playing with Paul George

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Lynx set sights on back-to-back titles

Believe it or not, there is still another feat left for the Minnesota Lynx to accomplish once the season begins this weekend.

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NTX Rayados eliminates Energy FC from U.S. Open Cup

NTX Rayados eliminated Oklahoma City Energy FC from the U.S. Open Cup with a 5-2 victory Wednesday night at Richland College.

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OSU third baseman Vanessa Shippy was selected to the first team for the third straight year

OSU third baseman Vanessa Shippy was selected to the first team for the third straight year

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Why does Saban show no grace over UCF?

Saban has another national title, so why can't Central Florida have its parade?

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Midwest City's DeClaudio Irvin continues breakout spring in OCABCA game

Midwest City star shortstop DeClaudio Irvin had a breakout spring and he showed why Wednesday night.

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Baker Mayfield is coming to HBO

Per ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Cleveland Browns, who selected Mayfield with the No. 1 pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, will be...

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Jensen Elliott returns as Cowboys pursue Big 12 title

Elliott suffered a tear in the ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow during a start March 12, 2017 in which he threw 126...

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Thunder fans demand the head of Sam Presti

More online chat questions show the angst of Thunder fans, upset with Sam Presti

Public spaces: A yearlong effort to bring life back to downtown Oklahoma City's Kerr Park will be unveiled in June

BusinessApr 29, 2018

Public spaces: A yearlong effort to bring life back to downtown Oklahoma City's Kerr Park will be unveiled in June

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Why an OSU fan's tailgate tribute is causing moving mania

Tyler Segraves is a mega fan of Oklahoma State, and that has made him a mega fan of Dez Bryant. Earlier this year, he took that...

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Marchessault scores twice, Golden Knights top Jets 4-2

Vegas took a 2-1 series lead and is now two wins from advancing to the Stanley Cup final. The Golden Knights improved to 5-1 at...

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COAC All-Conference baseball team set

Following a breakout season, Mustang outfielder Logan Glass was named the Central Oklahoma Athletic Conference Offensive Player...

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Rockets rout Warriors to even series

The Houston Rockets beat the Golden State Warriors 127-105 in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Wednesday night.

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Source: Bucks hire Budenholzer as new head coach

A person familiar with the search tells The Associated Press that the Milwaukee Bucks have reached agreement with Mike...

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Does the NCAA Softball selection process create predictable matchups?

As the No. 4 national seed, the Sooners are hosting the Norman Regional and have a chance to host a super regional should they...

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After uneven first season, Ferguson hopes to be 'totally different player'

In 61 games this season, Terrance Ferguson took 169 field-goal attempts. Only 49 were two-point shots.

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Oklahoma Scene: Cowboys win Columbus Regional title

The Oklahoma State men’s golf team won the NCAA Regional title in Columbus, Ohio, on Wednesday.

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Will Parker Conrad and Paige Lowary have to play Missouri?

Parker Conrad and Paige Lowary brace for a potential matchup against their former school if Oklahoma faces Missouri in this...

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Celtics' Smart has been unflappable against Cavs

Since returning from thumb surgery late in the first round of the playoffs, former Oklahoma State star Marcus Smart has been...

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Ferguson shows some promise in first Thunder season

Ferguson's defense and rebounding was abysmal, but his offense showed some life

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High school sports notebook: Capitol Hill hires veteran football coach Dan Cocannouer as athletic director

Dan Cocannouer spent the past nine seasons as the head football coach at Southwestern Oklahoma State University, his alma mater.

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OU baseball: Draft focus becoming sharper for Sooners outfielders Steele Walker and Kyler Murray

Heading into the final series of the regular season — the Sooners play at Kansas for a three-game set beginning Thursday —...

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Sooners let go of pressure to win regional golf title

Instead of Brad Dalke and Grant Hirschman leading the way for the Sooners, it was Quade Cummins and Garett Reband that played...

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Larry Nassar sexual abuse survivors to be awarded Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs

Maggie Nichols among Larry Nassar abuse survivors to be awarded Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPYs.

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OCA announces All-State golf rosters

The Oklahoma Coaches Association announced Wednesday the rosters for this summer’s annual All-State golf teams. The tournament...

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Dez Bryant: No regrets for passing on Ravens' offer

Wide receiver Dez Bryant is not second-guessing his decision to turn down an offer from the Baltimore Ravens,...

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Former Sooner inks deal with Ravens

OT Orlando Brown signed a four-year $3.491 million deal with the Baltimore Ravens, according to the Houston Chronicle.

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Power Lunch: Chat live with columnist Berry Tramel

Chat about the Thunder, Cowboys and Sooners with columnist Berry Tramel at 11 a.m. Send in your questions now.

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Draft lottery means Young could be picked by the Magic

The point-guard starved teams didn't move up in the lottery, which means it's easier to figure out where Young might go.

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Will legalized sports betting stop point shaving?

If more sports betting goes to casinos, there will be more monitoring of untoward behavior

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Capitol Hill hires veteran football coach Dan Cocannouer as athletic director

Dan Cocannouer has been retired about six months and he already knows it doesn’t work for him. So, the longtime football coach...

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25-year-old posed as high school freshman to play basketball, police say

A 25-year-old man is facing charges after he reportedly posed as a Hurricane Harvey refugee and enrolled at Dallas ISD schools.

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Sooners ready to face Terriers again after early season loss

NORMAN — Paige Lowary doesn't remember much about the first time Oklahoma faced Boston University. The senior pitcher remembers...

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Oklahoma Scene: Wichita State's Austin Reaves transfers to OU

Shooting guard Austin Reaves, who played for Wichita State the past two seasons, will transfer to Oklahoma.

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Trae Young is the draft pick all the sneaker companies want

In a class dominated by big men, it's the 6-foot-2 Oklahoma guard who has emerged as the rookie most likely to land a big...

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Meet of Champions notebook: Larrison breaks meet records in shot and discus

MOORE — Competing in his future college duds, Moore thrower Patrick Larrison found the same results. The senior came to the...

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Suns win draft lottery, right to pick No. 1 next month

Phoenix has won the No. 1 pick in next month's NBA Draft.

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MLB Notebook: Cano suspended 80 games for drug violation

Seattle Mariners All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano has been suspended 80 games for violating baseball's joint drug agreement.

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Morning Roundup: Tepper to buy Panthers for $2.2 billion

The Carolina Panthers are being sold for an NFL-record $2.2 billion.

A new Cold War? Depends on who you ask.

NewsMay 7, 2018

With tensions between Russia and the U.S. heating up, we talk to a Russian living in Oklahoma and Oklahomans living in Russia.

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Eight for OKC: Seedings guide list of favorites to make WCWS

The 64-team NCAA softball championship begins this week, with the Women's College World Series two weeks away

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OKC Dodgers: Sky Sox hold off Dodgers 8-5

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox jumped out to an early lead and held off the Oklahoma City Dodgers 8-5 Monday night.

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Guthrie hires Malcolm Roberts

Guthrie is turning to longtime Oklahoma City Public Schools coach Malcolm Roberts to revitalize its girls basketball program....

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OSU booster Boone Pickens posted a photo on Instagram of a sculpture of himself, made by noted sculptor Harold Holden

OSU booster Boone Pickens posted a photo on Instagram of a sculpture of himself, made by noted sculptor Harold Holden

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Mount St. Mary hires Lauren McCulloch as new girls basketball coach

Mount St. Mary has named Lauren McCulloch its new girls basketball coach. McCulloch, an AAU coach in the summer, is also a P.E....

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Andre Roberson's value to OKC emerges in his absence

When the Thunder lost Roberson in January, it lost more than its defensive rock. The Thunder lost the one guy capable of...

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Sports Tuning In for Wednesday, May 16

WEDNESDAY MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 11:30 a.m. — Chicago White Sox at Pittsburgh — MLBN (Cox 264) Noon — St. Louis at Minnesota —...

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Roberson's defense, and offense, got better

Before the injury, Roberson was playing well, and so was the Thunder

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Collison bids farewell in a classy manner

Collison leaves OKC in a slightly different manner than did Kevin Durant

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Wichita State transfer Austin Reaves commits to Sooners

Wichita State transfer Austin Reaves will transfer to Oklahoma, giving the Sooners a proven shooting guard. Reaves will have to...

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Golden State has too much firepower for Houston

James Harden's numbers at least matched Durant's, but Harden doesn't have an all-star roster around him

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How Don McNeill's career was forgotten — and why it's worth remembering

Don McNeill is among the inaugural class in the Oklahoma City Public Schools Sports Hall of Fame. While his accomplishments...

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Abrines will get hitched, hope for game to click this summer

Defense is not at the top of the to-do list for Alex Abrines. His highest priority isn't honing his jump shot. Ask the Thunder...

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Boston's Wright returns from domestic violence ban

The 33-year-old right-hander accepted the penalty in March without an appeal.

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OSU golf leads regional after first round

The top-ranked Cowboys were one of just two teams to break par during the first day of action at the par-71, 7,364-yard layout.

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Hale helps Sooners take first-round lead

NORMAN — Blaine Hale is just fine being the No. 5 golfer in Oklahoma's lineup this week at the NCAA Regional at Jimmie Austin...

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OU AD Joe Castiglione talks Supreme Court ruling on sports betting

With the possibility of legal sports betting coming to Oklahoma in the near future, OU athletic director Joe Castiglione is...

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High school sports notebook: Mount St. Mary coach leaving for Texas Tech

Mount St. Mary football coach Derick Perkins always dreamed of working in the collegiate ranks. Now he's going to get his...

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2019 DT Jayden Jernigan commits to OSU

With Jernigan's commitment, more than half of OSU's 2019 commits are defensive linemen. Listed at 6-foot-1 and 280 pounds,...

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Sports Tuning In for Tuesday, May 15

TUESDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:40 p.m. — Oklahoma City at Colorado Springs — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. — Tampa...

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Slugger Ken Hottman played for 89ers in 1974

Farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience: •Ken Hottman, 69, of Sacramento, California. He...

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Abrines got better, but more improvement is needed

Abrines' defense and aggression improved, but he needs to find more open shots to really be effective

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OKC Dodgers pitcher Justin DeFratus named PCL Pitcher of Week

Oklahoma City pitcher Justin DeFratus’ pristine complete game Friday earned some hardware. DeFratus was named the Pacific...

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OCABCA All-Star Game scheduled for Wednesday

The annual Oklahoma City Area Baseball Coaches Association All-Star Game is set for Wednesday night. The game is scheduled at 6...

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Could Sooners, Huskers meet in a prearranged bowl game?

Sooner fans miss their rivalry with Nebraska, and it makes them come up with all kinds of ideas.

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McGuinness hires Jim Gasso, husband of OU coach Patty Gasso

McGuinness has landed a familiar name to Oklahoma softball fans to lead its high school program. The Irish announced Monday the...

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Mother of Duke star is wrong about college basketball

Comparing college hoops to slavery is interesting, but where is the athletes' interest in education?

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Sooners add JUCO offensive lineman

While most of his recruiting efforts have been focused on the 2019 and 2020 class, Lincoln Riley wasn't quite done...

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High school sports: 2018 college signing list

With high school sports for the 2017-18 school year complete, here is a look at athletes around the state who have signed to...

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HARD TO WATCH: Former Thunder standouts Harden, Durant square off in Western Conference finals

The Rockets and the Warriors begin their series Monday night, a Western Conference Finals that the entire NBA has salivated...

How did the Oklahoma state health department build a slush fund worth millions?

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The Oklahoma State Department of Health appeared bankrupt because no one at the top fully understood the accounting mechanisms that had built up a “slush fund” worth millions, according to a grand jury and the state’s auditors.

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Season was 'entertaining' from Patrick Patterson's perspective

Patrick Patterson considers himself a film connoisseur, so much so that he's going after internships with movie production...

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Morning Roundup: Zverev beats Thiem to win Madrid Open

Alexander Zverev beat Dominic Thiem 6-4, 6-4 to win the Madrid Open on Sunday.

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OSU softball: Cowgirls head to Arkansas for regional, open with Wichita State

Oklahoma State will be making its third straight NCAA Tournament appearance in Kenny Gajewski's third year as the Cowgirl...

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Sooners earn No. 4 seed in NCAA Tournament, begin with BU on Friday

NORMAN — Oklahoma lost only three games all season, and now, the Sooners will have a chance to avenge one of those losses in...

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OSU softball: Cowgirls headed to Arkansas, will face Wichita State in NCAA regional

OSU will face Wichita State in the Arkansas regional to open the NCAA softball tournament

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Sooners guaranteed home field advantage through NCAA Tournament

NORMAN — Oklahoma lost only three games all season, and now, the Sooners will have a chance to avenge one of those losses in...

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MLB Notebook: Cano breaks hand when hit by pitch

Robinson Cano broke his right hand when hit by a pitch from left-hander Blaine Hardy in the third inning of the Seattle...

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OKC Dodgers: Sky Sox erase early deficit to edge Dodgers

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox overcame an early deficit to beat the Oklahoma City Dodgers 4-3 Sunday.

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OU golf: Sooners' Rylee Reinertson prepared for regional, but has already accomplished big things

NORMAN — Rylee Reinertson might not be the biggest name among the golfers in the NCAA's Norman Regional this week at Jimmie...

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Webb Simpson wins The Players in TPC Sawgrass runaway

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Webb Simpson navigated his way through a few mistakes but not too much stress to win The Players...

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The Jets built Cup contender by drafting, developing talent

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) — Not many people, if any, expected the Winnipeg Jets to have one of the NHL's best teams this season....

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College Baseball Roundup: OU tops UCF 7-4 to win series

Kyler Murray hit a three-run home run in third inning to help Oklahoma defeat UCF 7-4 and win the series Sunday

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Celtics take Game 1 of East finals, beating Cavaliers 108-83

BOSTON (AP) — The assignment for Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris in his first start this postseason was easy to explain...

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Chuck Knox, former Rams, Seahawks, Bills coach, dies at 86

Chuck Knox, the former NFL coach who took the Los Angeles Rams to three straight NFC championship games and also led the...

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Patterson's shooting, defense still strong

Patterson has some issues, but he's still an effective player for OKC

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Sports Tuning In for Monday, May 14

MONDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:40 p.m. — Oklahoma City at Colorado Springs — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1 p.m. —...

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Kevin Harvick chasing perfection after fifth win in 12 races

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Kevin Harvick had just taken the checkered flag for the fifth time this season, wheeled his car into...

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Canton Lake's Walleye Rodeo begins Thursday

The Walleye Rodeo is the largest and oldest fishing tournament in the state. This year will be the 51st Walleye Rodeo at Canton...

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Greenleaf State Park offers scenic hikes, but don't forget the bug spray

As well as hiking, fishing and swimming, Greenleaf State Park also provides opportunities to play volleyball and basketball....

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Collected Wisdom: ESPN broadcaster Adam Amin on his favorite call, his tough road to the top, and the origins of his name

Adam Amin Age: 31 Residence: Chicago From LeBron James buzzer-beaters, to back-to-back game-winning shots in the Women's Final...

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Familiar faces, fond farewells, bumping headline Indy lineup

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The throwback month is in full swing at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Danica Patrick started tuning up for...

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Will Paul George try again to find perfect fit with Westbrook, Thunder?

On the left wing, Paul George took a pass from Russell Westbrook, and a Steven Adams screen awaited. George slithered by Adams...

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Elgin stuns Blanchard to win championship

Elgin's charmed run nearly took a devastating turn. But magic doesn't always run out, and Saturday night the Owls went from...

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Jets jump on Golden Knights early, open series with win

The Winnipeg Jets built a three-goal lead early in the first period and went on to beat the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2.

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College Baseball Roundup: OSU hits 7 homers to top Baylor 11-6

Oklahoma State hit seven home runs as it beat Baylor 11-6 to even the series Saturday.

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OSU softball holds graduation for seniors on back field

About the time the first pitch of Saturday's third-place game between Texas and Texas Tech was being thrown, Oklahoma State's...

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How did OU channel last year's 17-inning game to beat Baylor?

In her longest outing all season, Paige Lowary helped OU win another conference title.

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Oklahoma Scene: OU men fall to Minnesota in 2nd round of NCAA Championships

The Minnesota men's tennis team beat Oklahoma 4-0 in the second round of the NCAA Championships Saturday.

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Texas softball takes third with 9-2 win over Texas Tech

Texas defeated Texas Tech 9-2 to claim third place in the Big 12 softball championship Saturday.

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Heritage Hall wins again; Edmond North regains crown

Heritage Hall wins fifth straight boys tennis state championship. Edmond North captures first title in three years.

“Our problem in Oklahoma is that we don’t invest in people,” mental health providers say

LifeApr 29, 2018

Oklahoma mental health facilities have had to do more with less as the state cut their funding.

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Class 3A baseball: Jones junior Jarren Maples bounces back to lead way to title

Jones captures first ever baseball state championship with 9-7 win over Oktaha.

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Morning Roundup: Kvitova beats Bertens for 3rd Madrid Open title

Petra Kvitova outlasted Kiki Bertens 7-6 (6), 4-6, 6-3 to claim a record third Madrid Open title on Saturday.

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Del City girls claim third straight track title

YUKON — For the third straight year, the Del City girls track team is heading home with the team title. After putting up 106...

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Class 5A track notebook: Carl Albert runs away with boys team title

As Dadrion Taylor crossed the finish line first during the Class 5A boys 1,600-meter relay, he raised his arms to signal a Carl...

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OSU softball: Cowgirls get needed win as NCAA Tournament approaches

Oklahoma State defeated Iowa State 5-1 in the fifth-place game at the Big 12 softball championship on Saturday

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OU beats Baylor 6-4 to win Big 12 Championship title

The Sooners are Big 12 Champions yet again.  After winning the regular season title, OU repeated as conference champions...

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Class 2A baseball: Silo tops Dale to continue title tradition

Silo won a second straight Class 2A title, giving its veteran coach another title in his storied career.

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Class 6A state track notebook: Edmond Memorial wins boys and girls title

For senior long-distance runner Jed Helker, experience pays dividends. Running the 800 meter race, Helker was forced to the...

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Sports Tuning In for Sunday, May 13

SUNDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 2:30 p.m. — Oklahoma City at Colorado Springs — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Noon — Kansas...

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OSU football: Look will change, but Cowboys excited about talent of offensive line

Oklahoma State went through spring with three possible starters on the sidelines, but Mike Gundy is excited about the group's...

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Paul George gets a D for ball security

George's 3-point shooting and defense were exactly what the Thunder needed.

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2019 DT Xavier Ross commits to Cowboys

Cedar Hill (Texas) defensive tackle Xavier Ross verbally committed to the Cowboys on Saturday, becoming OSU's sixth 2019...

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OSU basketball: Cowboys add guard Isaac Likekele to 2018 class

Likekele, a 6-foot-4 prospect out of Mansfield Timberview in Texas, announced his commitment to OSU over UTEP and Texas Tech...

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Sooners wallop Texas

For the second game in a row, the No. 1 seed Oklahoma softball team faced a deficit after the first inning. And for the second...

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Big 12 Softball Roundup: Bolinger leads Texas to win over Iowa State

Texas' Brooke Bolinger pitched a complete-game shutout as the Longhorns beat Iowa State 7-0 in the second game of the Big 12...

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Oklahoma Scene: Cowgirls advance to second round of NCAA Championships

Oklahoma State women’s tennis defeated Missouri–Kansas City 4-1 in the first round of the NCAA Championships Friday afternoon.

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OKC Dodgers: DeFratus tosses shutout for Dodgers

Justin DeFratus tossed a complete-game shutout to lead the Oklahoma City Dodgers past the Memphis Redbirds 2-0 Friday night at...

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Broken Arrow 30-yard shot beats Mustang for 6A girls state title

As the sun set on Taft Stadium on Friday, Mustang's resolute defense was following a similar script to its semifinal win a week...

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Big 12 softball journal: Wind knocks down fence on secondary field during game

Whipping wind created some problems on the first day of play at the Big 12 softball championship

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OSU softball: Samantha Clakley pitches strong after diabetic issue

Oklahoma State will play for fifth place on Saturday in the Big 12 championship

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Tom Heath was always content with Oklahoma Christian

EDMOND — The walls of Tom Heath's office are bare, the shelves empty. It's been that way for weeks. He started throwing away,...

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Kenseth ready for season debut at Kansas Speedway

Matt Kenseth returned to NASCAR's top series on Friday when he climbed into the No. 6 Ford for Roush Fenway Racing, practicing...

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Jones beats Victory Christian for first state title game appearance

EDMOND — Dylan Weiher watched the grounder chop its way down the first-base line, knowing Jones accomplished a feat it never...

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Recruiting battle helps spark short course facility at OU

NORMAN — Arkansas golfer Mason Overstreet will be back in Oklahoma this weekend to prepare for the NCAA Regional that begins...

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Class 5A-6A track and field notebook: Del City's Sapp channels alter-ego to take high jump title

On meet day, Del City senior Sidney Sapp has to turn to her alter ego for confidence. Despite being a senior and a back-to-back...

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Morning Roundup: Nadal loses to Thiem in Madrid

Top-ranked Rafael Nadal lost to Dominic Thiem 7-5, 6-3 in the Madrid Open quarterfinals on Friday.

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Throwing for Moore: How the Lions are trying to build a throwing dynasty

YUKON — Patrick Larrison and Megan Bradford stopped outside of Yukon's stadium to take a picture with their coach. Larrison put...

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Class 4A baseball: Blanchard rallies to top rival Tuttle

Blanchard scored six runs in the seventh to blow open a tie game and advance to the state title game.

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NBA Notebook: LeBron undaunted by Celtics' mystique

LeBron James carries a six-game postseason winning streak at Boston into this year's Eastern Conference finals, which open...

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Sports Tuning In for Saturday, May 12

SATURDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7 p.m. — Oklahoma City at Colorado Springs — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Noon — Oakland...

Oklahoma Baptists weigh in on beleaguered seminary leader

LifeMay 13, 2018

Oklahomans are among those weighing in for and against Southwest Baptist Theological President Paige Patterson, a prominent and influential Southern Baptist Convention leader who is currently embroiled in controversy surrounding past remarks he...

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Top seeds all advance to semifinals in 6A

Heritage Hall and Riverfield are setting the pace for Class 5A in the team race. Both schools advanced everyone in singles and...

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Rudolph: In Pittsburgh to learn, not 'bother' Roethlisberger

Mason Rudolph understands his job is to soak up what he can from whomever he can and not let egos or agendas or anything else...

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Guthrie's Hopfer back at state despite health issues

Hopfer wasn’t sure until Sunday whether he would play in Monday’s regional tennis tournament for a chance to return to the...

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Will we have another Golden State-Cleveland finals?

Rockets are remade from 2015, but Warriors are much the same team, only with Durant

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Baylor took a 3-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back

Baylor took a 3-0 lead in the first inning and never looked back

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Forward Maurice Calloo commits to OSU

Three-star forward Maurice Calloo became the fifth member of OSU's 2018 class Thursday. Calloo, a 6-foot-8, 210-pound prospect...

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Husker fans still embrace Big Red rivalry

Hope springs enternal for Nebraska fans, who long for the glory days

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Power Lunch: Chat live with high schools writer Jacob Unruh

We're in the final couple days of the high school Spring sports championships. Come talk about it all with prep writer Jacob...

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Thomas Hughes still at home with Sooners even after his father's departure

When Pete Hughes wasn’t retained as Oklahoma’s baseball coach last June, then-sophomore infielder Thomas Hughes never seriously...

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Multiple teammates call Collison a 'true professional'

Both as a rotational player and as a mentor from the bench, Collison impacted the Thunder

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Class 4A baseball: Tuttle rallies to top Grove

Tuttle returned to the state tournament following a year-long absence and was able to rally late to beat Grove.

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Owasso shuts down Mustang to reach semifinals

Owasso starter Nate Wohlgemuth was two outs away from a complete-game victory in his first state tournament appearance Thursday...

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Harrison's six innings of no-hit ball leads Jones past Adair

In the Longhorns’ 7-1 victory against No. 7 Adair in the Class 3A state tournament, Harrison struck out eight batters on 101...

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Dodgers hit six homers in win

Five of Oklahoma City's six home runs in the game were solo shots.

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Claremore, Pryor and Bishop Kelly advance in Class 5A

Claremore (24-12) advanced to play Bishop Kelley (27-6) in the semifinals at 4 p.m. Friday on the Broken Arrow diamond.

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Dale rallies against Panama

Dale coach Jerry Sanford was unhappy with the Pirates' first game of the state tournament. Upset, but proud. "We were working...

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Joe Castiglione lands in the spotlight with surprise recognition, raise

Joe Castiglione arrived to Thursday’s Oklahoma Board of Regents meeting to support the five teams being honored for winning...

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OSU baseball team in position to win Big 12, host regional

OSU enters this weekend’s series at Baylor capable of winning the Big 12 before the season’s final week; a sweep of the Bears...

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Mustang coming in hot to first championship match

The head official approached Mustang soccer coach Lindsay Riggs before the start of the Class 6A semifinals match against Norman.

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What they're saying: Nick Collison's retirement

Reaction from around the NBA to Nick Collison's retirement from basketball:

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Five memorable moments from Nick Collison's Thunder career

Nick Collison never made an All-Star Game or won any of the NBA’s big awards, but in his 15-year career, the Thunder big man...

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OSU, OU both hosting NCAA tennis regionals

Oklahoma State is hosting a women's tennis regional. Oklahoma is hosting a men's tennis regional.

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How Twizzlers became the a rally symbol for the OU softball team

It was a big moment, and Ronne, the uncle of senior outfielder Nicole Pendley, knew he needed to bring out the big guns:...

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Price may cut back video games, pitches Saturday at Toronto

Price returned to Boston on Tuesday for tests after experiencing numbness in his pitching hand during a bullpen session and was...

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Cavs laugh off Hood's apology for not entering Game 4

Hood added another distraction to a season full of them on Tuesday night when he waved off coach Tyronn Lue's request to...

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OSU softball: Cowgirls hoping to peak as postseason arrives

Oklahoma State faces Baylor and Texas Tech in pool play at the Big 12 championship Friday at USA Softball Hall of Fame Stadium

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Nick Collison's family, friends, coaches savored his final NBA season

It seemed as if Nick Collison would always be on the Thunder sideline, but after 15 seasons, the 37-year-old forward retired...

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Mount St. Mary senior Jack Wagner relaxed and ready

For Mount St. Mary senior Jack Wagner, everything is already set.

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Sports Tuning In for Friday, May 11

May 11 tuning in FRIDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m.;;Memphis at Oklahoma City;;KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 1...

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Oklahoma women, OSU's Emma Broze in field for NCAA women's golf championships

OSU will host the tournament May 18-23 at Karsten Creek in Stillwater

One thing women are putting off longer these days

NewsMay 13, 2018

More women are delaying motherhood. The median age of new mothers in the U.S. is 26 years old, compared to 23 in 1994, according to a recent report by the Pew Research Center.

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Class 6A-5A track athletes to watch

The state track and field meets for Classes 5A 6A are scheduled for Friday and Saturday at Yukon High School.

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Class 4A, 5A and 6A tennis players to watch

The boys high school state tennis tournaments begin Friday at the Oklahoma City Tennis Center.

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Why Marcus Smart is a winner

Smart's big plays down the stretch lift Celtics past 76ers

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Collison retiring after 15-year career with Thunder franchise

Nick Collison will retire after 15 years and 14 seasons in the NBA, including all 10 in the history of the Thunder franchise.

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OSU will host the NCAA women's golf championships at Karsten Creek May 18-23

OSU will host the NCAA women's golf championships at Karsten Creek May 18-23

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DE Isreal Isuman-Hundley joins OSU's 2019 class

Oklahoma State's 2019 recruiting class got an addition late Wednesday night in the form of defensive end Isreal Isuman-Hundley.

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Power Lunch: Chat live with OSU writer Scott Wright

Oklahoma State beat writer Scott Wright will be chatting live starting at 11 a.m. Join him to talk all things Cowboys and...

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Gundy 11th, Riley 15th in CBS ranking of coaches

Big 12 coaches fare well in rankings that show the SEC has lots of coaching questions

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Oklahoma Scene: OU, OSU's Broze advance to NCAA Championships

The Oklahoma women's golf team advanced to the NCAA Championships after taking sixth place in its NCAA Regional, while Oklahoma...

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What Big Ben's saltiness says about Rudolph

If there was any question about the possibility of Mason Rudolph one day becoming Ben Roethlisberger's replacement in...

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Energy FC drops eighth straight and held scoreless again

Phoenix Rising FC scored two first-half goals, both headed in from set pieces, and defeated Energy FC 3-0 at Taft Stadium on...

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Paul George expected to miss 6-8 weeks of activity after knee scope

George has a player option for $20.7 million for this season, but is expected to decline it to become one of the offseason's...

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Paul George undergoes surgery in California

George battled minor ailments all season. On Wednesday, George had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee in Los Angeles,...

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Morning Roundup: Edmund beats Djokovic at Madrid Open

Novak Djokovic lost to Kyle Edmund 6-3, 2-6, 6-3 on Wednesday in the second round of the Madrid Open, the sixth straight...

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NBA Notebook: Warriors, Rockets set for long-awaited matchup

This is the series that the NBA-watching world wanted.

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Finally: Warriors-Rockets is the series most people wanted

Whenever it started, however it started, it's clear that this is the series that the NBA-watching world wanted. Western...

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Sports Tuning In for Thursday, May 10

May 10 tuning in THURSDAY HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL 1:30 p.m.;;Mustang vs. Owasso;;KZLS-AM 1640 MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05...

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High school baseball: Hudson Woods' breakout season leads Choctaw back to state tournament

Choctaw senior Hudson Woods is known more his ability at quarterback, but his breakout season on the diamond has the...

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High school baseball: OKC-area players to watch in state tournaments

Here are seven OKC-area players to watch in this weekend's high school baseball state tournaments.

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Fowler back at Players, still looking to catapult career

The former Oklahoma State golfer returns to the Players Championship with just one PGA Tour win since that dramatic closing...

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Thunder Buddies podcast: Talking ‘Paintball P’ and the NBA playoffs

Welcome to the home of our Thunder Buddies podcast, named, in part, from Universal Studios' highly-acclaimed comedy 'Ted,' but...

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Redbirds' Flaherty fans 13 Dodgers in win

The Dodgers, 22-9, have now lost three straight home games after starting the season 15-0 at Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark.

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It is the second time for Shippy to be named the conference's top player, also receiving the award in 2016

It is the second time for Shippy to be named the conference's top player, also receiving the award in 2016

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Alo, Parker among 10 finalists for USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year

Sooners Jocelyn Alo and Paige Parker are among the 10 finalists for the USA Softball Collegiate Player of the Year award.

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Patty Gasso named Big 12 Coach of the Year for seventh consecutive season

After finishing with a perfect 18-0 record in the Big 12, Oklahoma won four of five individual conference end-of-year awards.

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OKC's first NBA hero reaches conference final

CP3's monster fourth quarter lifts Rockets past Utah

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Eight for OKC: A look at the softball teams projected to make WCWS

With most of college softball beginning the postseason this week in conference tournaments, here's the latest projection for...

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Was crucial Laker-Cavalier trade necessary for Cleveland?

Trade freed much-needed cap space for Lakers, and Cleveland swept Toronto wtih the ex-Lakers barely contributing

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Fans remain loyal despite Cornhusker slump

It's been 19 years since Nebraska won a conference championship, and none seem on the horizon

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MLB Notebook: Mariners' Paxton pitches no-hitter in Toronto

James Paxton of the Seattle Mariners became the first Canadian to pitch a no-hitter in his home country, shutting down the Blue...

Oklahoma schools plagued by low funding as student needs increase

NewsMay 6, 2018

Oklahoma schools have struggled through a decade of per-student funding decreases, resulting in larger class sizes and fewer classroom resources. But it has come at the same time the rate of students dealing with a slate of social challenges have...

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Paul scores 41, Rockets advance to conference finals

The Houston Rockets beat the Utah Jazz 112-102 in Game 5 on Tuesday night to advance to the Western Conference finals.

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Mustang beats Norman, advances to championship

MUSTANG — With 23 minutes to go in the Class 6A girls state semifinal, Mustang freshman Kyla Lovelace lay face down in the...

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Why you won't see Paige Parker wearing a headband at the Big 12 Championship

NORMAN — The shortest start of Paige Parker's career came just two weeks ago. In the series finale against Texas, Parker...

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Morning Roundup: Saints' Ingram suspended 4 games for PED violation

The NFL says New Orleans Saints running back Mark Ingram has been suspended for the first four regular season games of 2018...

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Oklahoma Scene: OU 4th, OSU 6th at NCAA Women's Golf Regionals

The Oklahoma women's golf team is tied for fourth place after shooting a 282 (-6) in the second round of its NCAA Regional...

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Capitals exorcise ghosts to reach Eastern Conference finals

The Capitals advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for only the third time since the franchise's inception in 1974 with a...

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NBA Notebook: Hornets to hire Spurs assistant Borrego as head coach

People familiar with the situation say the Charlotte Hornets have finalized a deal to hire San Antonio Spurs assistant coach...

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Chris Broussard: Westbrook will never lead OKC to a title (VIDEO)

Chris Broussard and Kenyon Martin joined Colin Cowherd and Jason Whitlock on "Speak for Yourself" to discuss whether Oklahoma...

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Johnson hanging on to No. 1 by a thread at The Players

The No. 1 ranking that Dustin Johnson has held for the last 15 months has never been more in jeopardy.

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How MLB Hall of Famer Andre Dawson became a funeral home director

Dawson, who for 21 years was one of the most dynamic players in baseball, winning one MVP in Chicago and finishing runner-up...

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High school golf: OCS star Jaxon Dowell doesn't let diabetes get in way of title run

Oklahoma Christian School sophomore Jaxon Dowell has Type 1 diabetes, yet he still dominated the Class 3A golf state...

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Source: NASCAR memo says France family 'dedicated' to sport

The president of NASCAR told employees Tuesday the France family that owns a majority stake in the nation's top auto racing...

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High school golf notebook: Edmond North wins another title

Edmond North coach Brock VanCleave has been around the program for four years, and he is always in awe of their ability on a...

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Thunder's offseason options hinge on Paul George decision

The Thunder general manager knows there’s a chance Paul George bolts in free agency this summer, that Oklahoma City will have...

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Energy FC will try to break a franchise record seven-match losing streak Wednesday night.

Angulo was the leading scorer last season for Energy FC after coming over in a mid-season acquisition from Saint Louis FC. He...

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Sports Tuning in for Wednesday, May 9

WEDNESDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 11:05 a.m. — Memphis at Oklahoma City — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Noon — Cleveland at...

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Big Bartolo still having fun, getting batters out for Rangers

No player in the majors is older than Texas Rangers pitcher Bartolo Colon, who turns 45 on May 24. And no active pitcher has as...

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Big 12 bowl dates set

College football semifinals will be played on Dec. 29 this season

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Former Sooner Roy Williams says concussions are affecting his memory

Former Oklahoma Sooners safety Roy Williams says if he "didn’t have so many damn concussions," he'd be able to rank his best...

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OSSAA sets Class 3A, Class 2A baseball state tournament brackets

The Oklahoma Secondary School Activities Association announced the Class 3A and Class 2A baseball state tournament brackets...

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OU softball's Parker earns fifth national weekly honor

For just the second time in her four-year career, Parker was named the Louisville Slugger NFCA National Pitcher of the Week.

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Why OSU basketball reduced ticket prices

Fewer marquee games are played on campus, and college basketball fans notice

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Quick success is rare for expansion teams

Hockey's Golden Knights are the first expansion team in the major sports to post a winning record in its first season, and...

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Power Lunch: Chat live with Thunder writer Brett Dawson

Join OKC Thunder beat writer Brett Dawson at 11 a.m. for a live chat. Brett will be talking all things 'Melo, PG13 and the...

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Why is it so hard to get to the Oklahoma River from the Bricktown Canal?

Oklahoma City spent millions turning the Oklahoma River from an ugly, rock-lined, often barren riverbed into a vibrant...

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Trae Young headed to NBA Draft Combine

Oklahoma's Trae Young, one of the most electric players in college basketball last season, is one of 69 players expected to...

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Star Spencer celebrates state championship

Star Spencer High School participated in a parade Sunday in Spencer to celebrate the boys basketball team's state championship....

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Why China could be a land of opportunity for Carmelo

What should the Thunder do with Carmelo Anthony? Suggestions abound. What about an option for Melo? Seems there's a good one...

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McConnell helps 76ers hold off elimination against Boston

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The chants for "TJ! TJ!" grew louder each time T.J. McConnell darted through the lane for an easy basket or...

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High school golf notebook: Oklahoma Christian School, Christian Heritage set for final clash

Class 3A powers Oklahoma Christian School and Christian Heritage Academy enter Tuesday's final round of the state tournament...

A 10-year-old kid just wrote one of Oklahoma's newest laws

News6 days ago

Fifth-grader Ephraim Bowling noticed that Oklahoma didn't have an official state raptor. On Nov. 1, his bill becomes law.

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OSU 10th, OU 12th at NCAA Women's Golf Regionals

The Cowgirls are just four strokes away from the six-team cutoff for qualifying to the NCAA Championships at Karsten Creek in...

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C.J. Anderson signs with Panthers

Anderson played for five years for the Broncos before being released in April. He has run of 3,051 yards in his five-year NFL...

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Van Gundy fired as Pistons coach

The Pistons went 39-43 this season, missing the playoffs for the third time in four years under Stan Van Gundy.

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State tournament a dream come true for Broken Bow exchange student

CUSHING — When Matsudaira Tadano was looking for schools, he searched the web for Oklahoma and golf. Somehow, he found Broken...

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Red Sox, Yankees battle for first place

Following their throwback brawl at Fenway Park last month, the teams square off on Yankee Stadium soil for the first time this...

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Steve Kerr says Warriors will beef up security for Draymond Green after threat

Warriors coach Steve Kerr says the team will beef up security for Draymond Green after the All-Star forward received a death...

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Olympic champion accused of sexual misconduct

Lopez's suspension Monday comes days after four women filed a lawsuit in federal court accusing USA Taekwondo and the U.S....

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OKC loses at home for first time this season

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox ended the Dodgers 15-game home winning streak with a 5-3 victory Monday at Chickasaw Bricktown...

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OSU reduces basketball season tickets prices for 2018-19 season

OSU has reduced the costs of basketball season tickets in several sections throughout Gallagher-Iba Arena, the university...

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OSU reduces basketball season tickets prices for 2018-19 season

STILLWATER — The Oklahoma State basketball team's first year under coach Mike Boynton saw Gallagher-Iba Arena come closer to...

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Report: OSU, Minnesota to play basketball series in Vikings' stadium, Tulsa

If the Oklahoma State basketball team manages to make the 2019 Final Four, the Cowboy will reportedly already have experience...

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Sports Tuning In for Tuesday, May 8

TUESDAY MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL 7:05 p.m. — Memphis at Oklahoma City — KGHM-AM 1340 MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL Noon — Minnesota at St....

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Davey Nelson was an All-Star with the Texas Rangers

Farewell to people with Oklahoma ties who enjoyed the game day experience: •Davey Nelson, 73, of Milwaukee. The Fort Sill...

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Group: NCAA reforms should go further amid FBI hoops probe

The Knight Commission on Intercollegiate Athletics supports recent reform proposals to the NCAA amid a federal corruption...