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OU defense needs to start over

Hard to argue with success, but when it comes to OU's defense, it must be done

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Murray could be gaining ground in Heisman race

Kyler Murray is the only barrier between Tua Tagovailoa and the 2018 Heisman Trophy.

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Sooners' OL Tramonda Moore was dismissed from the team for violation of team rules

Sooners' OL Tramonda Moore was dismissed from the team for violation of team rules

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Sooners stay No. 6 in rankings

Top 10 stays the same in the College Football Playoff committee's rankings

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Low turnover numbers not helping OU defense

NORMAN — Oklahoma defensive lineman Neville Gallimore and linebacker Curtis Bolton treated Oklahoma State running back Chuba...

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Will the Sooners fall in committee rankings?

The college football top 10 is getting more stable as we hit the homestretch of the season

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OU football: Kyler Murray and David Beaty go way back

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray and Kansas coach David Beaty have a long relationship, from when the then-Texas A&M...

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OU basketball: 3 takeaways from Sooners' win at UTSA

Oklahoma moved to 2-0 Monday night with an 87-67 win at UTSA.

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OU football: 'Emergency plans in place' as injuries stack up

Oklahoma freshman running back T.J. Pledger is questionable to play Saturday against Kansas, coach Lincoln Riley said Monday.

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Ehlinger, Purdy keep teams contending

Iowa State, Texas play in virtual elimination game for Big 12 Championship

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OU football: Lincoln Riley says no timeline for defensive coordinator hire

Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley wouldn't commit to having a permanent defensive coordinator in place for the December signing period.

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OU football: Kennedy Brooks named Big 12 Newcomer of Week

Oklahoma running back Kennedy Brooks was named Big 12 Newcomer of the Week on Monday for his performance against Oklahoma State.

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OU football: Marquise Brown named Biletnikoff Award semifinalist

Oklahoma's Marquise Brown is one of 11 semifinalists for the Biletnikoff Award, given annually to the best receiver in college...

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OU football: Bedlam attracts highest TV ratings of weekend

Oklahoma's thrilling 48-47 win against Oklahoma State on Saturday afternoon earned the highest peak television audience of the...

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OU football: Linebacker Curtis Bolton says defense, his group must improve for chance at playoff

NORMAN — Oklahoma senior linebacker Curtis Bolton wasn't about to try to put much shine on the Sooners' defensive performance...

Three lingering questions after Bedlam

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Oklahoma State had a strong performance in the 48-47 Bedlam loss, but questions remain with only two games remaining in the season

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OU basketball Q&A: Graduate transfer guard Aaron Calixte

The Oklahoman caught up with graduate transfer point guard Aaron Calixte by phone after practice Sunday afternoon.

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Big 12 rankings: Setting the title game possibilities

With only two weeks left in the regular season, the Big 12 Championship Game participants come much more into view. Only four...

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Oklahoma at UTSA men's basketball: Tipoff time, TV channel, lineups

OKLAHOMA AT UTSA •When: 7 p.m., Monday •Where: Convocation Center; San Antonio, Texas •TV: CBS Sports Network (Cox 249/HD 717,...

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Bedlam attracts highest TV ratings of college football weekend

Oklahoma's thrilling 48-47 win against Oklahoma State on Saturday afternoon earned the highest peak television audience of the...

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OU football: Sooners stay put in AP Poll

A college football weekend void of major upsets led to little movement in the AP Poll.

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OU redshirt tracker: Jalen Redmond out for season

Oklahoma freshman defensive end Jalen Redmond will miss the rest of the season due to recurrence of blood clots, coach Lincoln...

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Oklahoma vs. Kansas kickoff time, TV channel announced

The kickoff time for Oklahoma vs. Kansas State was announced Sunday morning.

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Find out how Oklahoma State graded out in its 48-47 loss to Oklahoma

The Cowboys did a lot of things well, but a few things hurt enough to keep OSU from a Bedlam upset

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Find out who made the grade for the Sooners in their win over Oklahoma State

The grades that made the difference in OU's 48-47 victory in Bedlam.

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OU football: Sooners buoyed by stellar run game

NORMAN Calvin Bundage loomed just a few steps inside the goal line, and as the running lane opened in front of him, he surged...

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OU football journal: Marquise Brown, even with bum ankle, sparks Sooner offense with third-down catch

All Murray did was make the right read. He trusted Marquise Brown to do much more.

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OSU football: Failed two-point conversion seals Cowboys' Bedlam fate

Oklahoma State suffered a 48-47 loss to Oklahoma on Saturday night when the Cowboys failed to convert a two-point conversion...

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Tre Brown says two-point stop was 'written for me'

No. 6 Oklahoma denied a would-be go-ahead two-point conversion pass with a minute remaining Saturday to hold off Oklahoma State...

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Cornelius' glorious game ruined by his last pass

With a chance to win Bedlam, Cornelius' 2-point conversion pass is low and behind Tylan Wallace, and the Sooners escape with a...

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OU d-coordinator Ruffin McNeill: 'It wasn't pretty'

After Oklahoma's defense gave up 501 passing yards in a 48-47 win in Bedlam on Saturday night, Sooners interim defensive...

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Crazy numbers now the norm in Bedlam

From Riley to Brown to Murray to Cornelius, the numbers were stunning in Bedlam epic

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Johnson's Dez shoutout, kicking among bests, worst of OSU's Bedlam loss

Oklahoma State’s 48-47 Bedlam loss Saturday night was another mix of bests and worsts amid a rollercoaster season. Here’s a...

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OU's best and worst from win against Oklahoma State

Bedlam again lived up to its billing. Oklahoma held on for a 48-47 win against Oklahoma State on an afternoon with more than...

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OU football: Kicker Austin Seibert sets Sooner scoring record

There's a new name atop Oklahoma's all-time scoring list: Austin Seibert.

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OU football: Sooner injury report before Oklahoma State game

Freshman defensive back Brendan Radley-Hiles is in uniform Saturday for Oklahoma ahead of its 2:30 p.m. kickoff against...

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OU women open season with 90-83 victory over Western Kentucky

Shaina Pellington scored a career-high 33 points as the Oklahoma women's basketball team opened its season with a 90-83 victory...

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OU basketball: 3 takeaways from Sooners' win against UT-Rio Grande Valley

Oklahoma opened its season with a 91-76 win at UT-Rio Grande Valley on Friday night in Edinburg, Texas.

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Why performance isn't the only reason Bedlam fans feel differently about their QBs

Plenty has happened on the field to fuel feelings of Bedlam fans. Kyler Murray is in the running for the Heisman. Taylor...

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Sooners, not Cowboys, have a lot riding on Bedlam

Bedlam football has become a nationally relevant series over the last 15 years, but 2018 is an exception

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No. 6 Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State: Time, TV channel, predictions

Oklahoma and Oklahoma State will kick off at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Lincoln Riley's offense continues evolution to stay ahead of defenses

In year two of Lincoln Riley’s tenure as head coach after taking over as Bob Stoops’ hand-picked successor, Riley’s offensive...

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Mountaineers need wins to set up showdown against OU

West Virginia hasn't had great Big 12 success; that could change in 2018

OKC wins the Schroder for Anthony deal

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Dennis Schroder surveyed the defense and dribbled into the lane. Drive. Shot. Basket. The Houston Rocket defending him? Carmelo Anthony. Oh, the irony. Four months ago, the Thunder decided to unload Carmelo. He didn't want to come off...

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Berry Tramel: It's been 10 years since Longhorns lost in Lubbock

Texas Tech-Texas could have Big 12 championship game ramifications.

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Bedlam mystery: What's the secret to OU domination?

The Sooners dominate the Cowboys unlike any other in-state college football rivalry. Can someone please explain?

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OU vs. OSU: 3 players to watch, 2 big questions, 1 wild prediction

Bedlam has arrived. The Sooners and Cowboys kick off at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Norman. Here’s what to look for.

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OU football journal: Brendan Radley-Hiles progressing but remains in question for Bedlam

Oklahoma freshman defensive back Bookie Radley-Hiles missed last week's win over Texas Tech after being injured on a hit the...

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Six key matchups for Bedlam

The Sooners host the Cowboys at 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Murray's baseball future won't be threatened by NFL, Boras says

Revered in some circles and reviled in others, Scott Boras isn’t the average Sooner fan. His eyes are transfixed on one player,...

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OU women's basketball: Tatum Veitenheimer's six-sport background helps mold her as a basketball player

NORMAN — Like plenty of parents, there were some days when Teresa Veitenheimer couldn't find a baby sitter to watch her...

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OU basketball: Lon Kruger returns to UT-Rio Grande Valley, the place his head coaching career began

As Lon and Barbara Kruger were inducted into the UT-Rio Grande Valley Hall of Fame on Thursday night, athletic director Chris...

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Western Kentucky vs. Oklahoma women's basketball tipoff, TV info, what to watch

WESTERN KENTUCKY AT OU •When: 7 p.m., Friday •Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman •TV: Fox Sports Southwest (delayed) •Radio:...

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OSU has been favored in some recent Bedlam football games

Sooners have been heavily favored over the years in Bedlam, but not always recently

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No rivalry is as lopsided as Bedlam

No other in-state rivalry comes close to the one-sidedness as OU vs. OSU

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Take the Sooners in a high-scoring Bedlam

Bedlam has gone all high-scoring in recent years; expect nothing less Saturday

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Oklahoma at UT-Rio Grande Valley men's basketball: Tipoff time, TV channel, lineups

UT-Rio Grande Valley hosts Oklahoma at 7:30 p.m. Friday.

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OU football: Homegrown Sooners becoming more rare in Bedlam clash

Tre Brown has a rare perspective on Bedlam, that of a homegrown Sooner playing in the state’s biggest game.

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OU football: Kyler Murray named Davey O’Brien Award semifinalist

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray was named a semifinalist for the Davey O’Brien Award, given to the nation’s top quarterback,...

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OSU can be dangerous as big Bedlam underdog

OSU has played as well as a huge underdog as it has as a favorite in Bedlam

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Sooner offense remains historically great

OU's offense is far outpacing the rest of the Big 12

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How did the College Football Playoff committee spend its time?

The top three seemed to come easy to the College Football Playoff committee; how did the Michigan-Georgia debate go?

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Oklahoma rises to No. 6 in College Football Playoff rankings

Oklahoma remains on the outside looking in with the second College Football Playoff rankings.

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Big 12 has two of the top nine in committee rankings

The committee gives the Big 12 a boost by ranking West Virginia ninth

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Marked man: Sooners tight end Calcaterra absorbing more than his share of big hits

NORMAN — Grant Calcaterra woke up Monday morning sore and stiff. “I'm good,” Calcaterra said with a bit of a smile. “I'm banged...

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OU players respond to OSU running back Justice Hill's Instagram post

Justice Hill's Instagram post didn't go unseen in OU's locker room Tuesday.

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OU football: Lee Morris named semifinalist for Burlsworth Trophy

Oklahoma receiver Lee Morris is one of 10 semifinalists for the Burlsworth Trophy, given annually to the most outstanding...

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How far will LSU fall in committee rankings?

College football's top 10 has settled into little debate on who belongs; it's only a matter of where they are ranked.

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OU football: Offensive lineman Finley Felix commits to Sooners

Oklahoma football picked up a commitment from junior college offensive tackle Finley Felix on Monday night.

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OU football: Sooners try to clean up penalty problem

NORMAN — Oklahoma offensive line coach Bill Bedenbaugh didn't have one problem with Bobby Evans' third-quarter holding call in...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley addresses Rodney Anderson's NFL draft decision

Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley said Monday he "didn't disagree at all" with junior running back Rodney Anderson's decision to...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley updates Brendan Radley-Hiles injury

Oklahoma was without freshman defensive back Brendan Radley-Hiles last weekend, and his status for the Oklahoma State game...

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OU football: Kyler Murray 'not a fan of Stillwater'

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray kicked off Bedlam week by not quite remembering the name of the Oklahoma State coach who...

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ISU could make Big 12 Championship Game

ISU didn't get down during troubled times, so why get up during exciting times?

Deer hunters can donate venison to hungry families

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Since 2002, deer hunters have donated more than 500,000 pounds of meat through the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation's Hunters Against Hunger program.

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OU football: Trey Sermon in line for even bigger role following another season-ending injury in running backs room

Trey Sermon had a career day in rushing attempts, yards and touchdowns. He scored three times, with touchdown runs of 20 and 30...

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Coale has seven freshmen on this season's roster

NORMAN — The Oklahoma women's basketball team opens with an exhibition against Northeastern State at 7 p.m. Monday. Earlier...

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Oklahoma vs. Northeastern State women's basketball lineups, tipoff time and TV info

NORTHEASTERN STATE AT OU •When: 7 p.m., Monday •Where: Lloyd Noble Center, Norman •TV: SoonerSports.tv •Radio: KRXO-FM 107.7...

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OSU defense has slipped mightily in 2018

The Cowboys have gone from fourth to eighth in Big 12 defensive efficiency, and OSU hasn't hit the bottom yet

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OSU football: Breaking down Cowboys' Bedlam matchup, with broadcast info, scouting the Sooners

Oklahoma State will try to get back on the winning track on the road against Bedlam rival Oklahoma

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A full day of watching football, live and on television

From an Amarillo hotel to Interstate 27 to the Jones Stadium jumbotron, Saturday was a day made for watching college football.

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Sooners move up one spot to No. 6 in Associated Press poll

Sooners move up one spot to No. 6 in Associated Press poll

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Sooners' WR CeeDee Lamb on penalties: 'That will never happen again'

After being flagged for two 15-yard penalties on one play, Oklahoma's CeeDee Lamb takes responsibilty and says it won't

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Sooners, Mountaineers neck and neck

Big 12 Championship Game pairings coming into focus

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Sooners' Tre Brown on Bedlam: 'We hate each other'

Oklahoma CB Tre Brown grew up with a distaste of orange and said that carries over to Saturday's Bedlam game

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OU redshirt tracker: Mykel Jones plays first game since Week 2

Oklahoma wide receiver Mykel Jones played Saturday against Texas Tech for the first time since Week 2.

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Bedlam football kickoff time announced

Oklahoma and Oklahoma State will begin their yearly rivalry game at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Norman. The game will be televised on...

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Murray's completion percentage to Brown and Lamb down

Sooners rarely go to Sermon on third down in victory over Red Raiders

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Murray rallies from two early interceptions

Kyler Murray and Co. survive early interceptions to beat Texas Tech 51-46 and stay in the College Football Playoff hunt

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Find out who made the grade in OU's win over Texas Tech

The Sooners were up and down against Texas Tech, and the grades reflect a sloppy performance in a 51-46 victory.

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OU football: Trey Sermon rumbles over Red Raiders on career-best day

Trey Sermon sent a pounding reminder Saturday of who the lead running back is in Oklahoma’s offense.

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No. 7 Oklahoma survives Texas Tech 51-46

With Jett Duffey instead quarterbacking Texas Tech, the second half turned more normal football and less video-game offense, as...

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Sooners' radio play-by-play voice has 'seen a lot in the last 100 games'

Saturday night at Texas Tech, Toby Rowland called his 101st Oklahoma game as the play-by-play voice of the Sooners.

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Best and worst from Oklahoma's win at Texas Tech

Oklahoma and Texas Tech staged another thriller Saturday night. Here’s a look at the best and worst from the game.

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OU football: Austin Seibert sets NCAA record for most extra points

Oklahoma senior kicker Austin Seibert set an NCAA record Saturday night at Texas Tech.

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OU football: Brendan Radley-Hiles out for Texas Tech game

Oklahoma will be without freshman defensive back Brendan Radley-Hiles on Saturday against Texas Tech.

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Fishbones and octopus await in Amarillo

Authentic Mexican food place in downtown Amarillo made for a dining adventure

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KSU, TCU battle for Big 12 basement

Wildcats and Horned Frogs are consistent Big 12 contenders, but not this season

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McNeill spent 10 years on Mike Leach's staff

For 10 years, Ruffin McNeill helped Mike Leach turn Texas Tech into a college football brand

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Seibert closing in on long-held goal

It was in 2014, shortly after Austin Seibert committed to Oklahoma when he scribbled three goals on a sheet of paper.

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Huff is the Sooners' fifth 2020 commitment and second defensive back

Sooners pick up commit from 2020 CB Jalen Huff

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No. 7 Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech: Time, TV channel, predictions

No. 7 Oklahoma takes on Texas Tech in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday.

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Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech: 3 players to watch, 2 big questions, 1 wild prediction

Oklahoma is back on the road for a 7 p.m. kickoff at Texas Tech. Here’s what to look for:

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OU basketball: Miles Reynolds, newcomers impress in exhibition win

Oklahoma’s 92-58 exhibition win against Pittsburg State on Thursday night offered an early look at four Sooner newcomers.

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Sharp coaches would avoid Browns job

Riley has a winning formula with the Sooners, and the Browns have a history of franchise dysfunction, so tell me again why...

OSU football: Tylan Wallace finding himself as a performer and a leader

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OSU receiver Tylan Wallace is one of four receivers in the country with more than 1,000 receiving yards, and his on-field performance has boosted his confidence to become a more vocal leader for the Cowboys as well

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Riley, McNeill have formed lasting partnership

The relationship began in 2003 when Riley was a student assistant at Texas Tech and McNeill was a special teams coordinator there.

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Sooners' RB Rodney Anderson declares for NFL Draft

Sooners' RB Rodney Anderson, who is rehabbing from a season-ending knee injury, declares for NFL Draft

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Oklahoma baseball schedule released

Oklahoma will open its baseball season Feb. 15 against Cal Poly, it was announced Thursday. Coming off a second consecutive...

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Riley: Rooting for Kingsbury to succeed

After Ruffin McNeill and Lincoln Riley left Texas Tech for East Carolina following the 2009 season and the subsequent ouster of...

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NFL predictions: Baker Mayfield vs. Patrick Mahomes

Baker Mayfield and the Browns host Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs on Sunday in Cleveland, and everyone wants to talk about...

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Cleveland interim coach Gregg Williams said his relationship with Baker Mayfield is solid

Cleveland interim coach Gregg Williams said his relationship with Baker Mayfield is solid

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OU football: Brendan Radley-Hiles not out long-term

Oklahoma freshman defensive back Brendan Radley-Hiles forced an incompletion last Saturday in the first quarter against Kansas...

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Take the Sooners & Cowboys on Saturday

The Tech defense outshines the Tech offense, but is that the ticket to knocking off the Sooners?

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OU football: Jalen Redmond's return to field not celebrated by all

While Jalen Redmond’s return has been celebrated by his Oklahoma coaches and teammates, his mom, Sandra Luckett, paused for a...

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OU basketball: Sooners to feature most veteran bunch in Big 12

Lon Kruger, entering his 33rd season as a college head coach and his eighth in Norman, couldn’t recall ever having six...

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Baker Mayfield: Riley would make good NFL coach

Don't expect former Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield to lobby for Lincoln Riley to get the Cleveland Browns job, though...

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Cowboys ninth in Big 12 defense

Sooner defense is rising, but OSU's is falling as the Big 12 passes the halfway mark

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Big 12 men's basketball team previews

Kansas is stacked yet again, but Kansas State returns plenty of contributors from last season's Elite Eight run.

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Energy efficient: Sooners' offense doesn't waste much time finding the end zone

NORMAN — The disappointment was evident on Lincoln Riley's face. Near the end of the first half of Oklahoma's 51-14 win over...

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Committee chairman doesn't rip OU defense

OU ranks in the upper half of the one-loss teams, which is a good sign for the Sooners

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Oklahoma AD Joe Castiglione excited for College Football Playoff selection process

Oklahoma athletic director Joe Castiglione is one of six new members of the College Football Playoff selection committee.

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OU football: Rodney Anderson away from team as he rehabs knee injury

Oklahoma running back Rodney Anderson is not with the team as he rehabs a right knee injury, according to the Tulsa World.

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Sooners don't quite crack my top 10

The committee on Tuesday night will tell us what it's thinking, but here's how it should be thinking

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OU women's basketball Q&A: Sophomore guard Shaina Pellington

NORMAN — A year ago, Oklahoma's Shaina Pellington turned heads in the Big 12 as a freshman, averaging 13.1 points and 2.2...

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Kyler Murray: I'm a fan of Kliff Kingsbury

When Kyler Murray was going through the recruiting process coming out of high school, it didn't take him long to settle on...

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Former Cowboys exec says Lincoln Riley won't leave Sooners

A little more than an hour after news broke that the Cleveland Browns had fired coach Hue Jackson, Riley, who’s former Heisman...

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Big 12 invests heavily in replay review

From resources to manpower, the Big 12 is committed to quality in its replay review of football officiating

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OU football: Lincoln Riley addresses Cleveland Browns coaching job

The Cleveland Browns’ decision to fire coach Hue Jackson on Monday morning immediately led to speculation regarding Oklahoma...

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Tom Herman: Loss to OSU 'not devastating'

Texas suffered a 38-35 upset loss to Oklahoma State on Saturday night. A killer defeat in the Longhorns’ College Football...

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Sooners' Kyler Murray named Maxwell Award semifinalist

Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield won the Maxwell Award a year ago as college football's player of the year. Kyler...

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Discouraging loss at OU leaves questions at K-State

Disappointing Wildcat season hits a low with 51-14 loss in Norman

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OU's 66-59 victory at Tech in 2016 is a game to be remembered

The numbers put up by Mahomes and Mayfield were straight out of a video game

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OU football: Freshman offensive lineman added to redshirt watch

Freshman offensive lineman Brey Walker, from Westmoore High School, made his Sooner debut Saturday against Kansas State. He's...

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Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech football: Kickoff, TV and radio info, records, story lines

Oklahoma and Texas Tech will kick off at 7 p.m. Saturday in Lubbock, Texas.

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OU football: Freshmen defensive linemen Ronnie Perkins and Jalen Redmond helping Sooners

Interim defensive coordinator Ruffin McNeill said the 2008 Oklahoma-Texas Tech 'Jump Around' game helped push him to develop...

OSU football: Tyron Johnson's playmaking ability shining more regularly

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Tyron Johnson's ability to be a big-play receiver has been known since he transferred from LSU, but he's beginning to show it on a more regular basis

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UT's victory over OU remains the Big 12's best win

The Sooners have a better record, but Texas beat OU on a neutral field

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OU football: Sooners rise spot in AP Poll

The latest poll, released Sunday afternoon, comes after OU's dominant 51-14 win at home Saturday against Kansas State.

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OU redshirt tracker: Freshman offensive lineman makes debut

Freshman offensive lineman Brey Walker, from Westmoore High School, made his Sooner debut Saturday against Kansas State.

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Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech kickoff time announced

Oklahoma and Texas Tech will kick off at 7 p.m. Saturday in Lubbock, Texas in the prime time slot on ABC.

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OU football journal: CeeDee Lamb comes close to Tinker Owens' record

CeeDee Lamb settled next to Tinker Owens in the OU record book Saturday.

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Dropped double pass among Saturday's best and worst

Oklahoma blitzed Kansas State 51-14 on Homecoming. Here’s a look at the best and worst from Saturday.

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Defense again shows improvement in blowout of Kansas State, but big test looms

Oklahoma held Kansas State to just 245 total yards in Saturday's 51-14 win

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OU vs. K-State: By the Numbers

A look inside the statistics that were decisive in Oklahoma's 51-14 victory against Kansas State on Saturday.

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Kyler Murray shows he belongs in Heisman race with more 'video game numbers'

It’s becoming more obvious every time the Oklahoma quarterback steps on the field that he’s at the top of the food chain in...

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Find out who made the grade in OU's dominant win over Kansas State

The Sooners' report card off the Kansas State game features a lot of As.

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Q&A: Oklahoma linebacker Kenneth Murray says defense 'keeping things simple'

Once again, inside linebackers Kenneth Murray and Curtis Bolton led Oklahoma in tackling Saturday in the Sooners’ 51-47 win...

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Former Oklahoma standout Blake Bell begins new chapter with Jaguars

After the Jaguars lost two tight ends — Niles Paul and Austin Seferian-Jenkins — to injury in a span of two weeks, they signed...

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Brooks just the latest example of Sooners' running back depth

Kennedy Brooks is just the latest Oklahoma running back to make the most of an opportunity after an injury to another player at...

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Why Lincoln Riley always carries a special gift from one special OU fan

Lincoln Riley carries a special memento in his pocket each game — a Purple Heart coin. It was given to him by Lt. Col. Steven...

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New Gator coach Dan Mullen spices old rivalry

Florida-Georgia is a streaky series, and it's Georgia's turn to be in control

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Oklahoma vs. Kansas State: 3 players to watch, 2 big questions, 1 wild prediction

No. 8 Oklahoma is back home Saturday for a 2:30 p.m. date with Kansas State. Here’s what to look for:

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Ruffin McNeill is popular, but for how long?

Can McNeill's defense stop Bill Snyder's Kansas State offense?

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Revamped Horned Frogs face big underdog Jayhawks

Kansas has played TCU tough in Lawrence; can the Jayhawks spring the upset?

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No. 8 Oklahoma vs. Kansas State football: Time, TV channel, predictions

No. 8 Oklahoma vs. Kansas State, 2:30 p.m. Saturday

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OU football: Carson Meier makes leap to Sooners' lineup thanks to pass-catching ability

NORMAN — Carson Meier figures to have played a lot more over the past few years if it weren't for Dimitri Flowers. Over the...

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OU to host Dallas Baptist in exhibition baseball

The Sooners are playing their first exhibition under a new rule that allows Division I baseball teams to play up to two...

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OU's Yul Moldauer, Team USA prep for world championships

The Americans head onto the floor at Aspire Academy in Doha, Qatar, on Saturday morning searching for a spot in the team finals...

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OU football: Starting a 'dream' for Shawnee's Creed Humphrey

After a preseason battle with senior Jonathan Alvarez, Creed Humphrey claimed the full-time starting center job after...

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Kansas City offense performing at remarkably high rate

The Chiefs, against NFL defenses, are doing what Baker Mayfield's offenses did to Big 12 defenses

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Lincoln Riley on Kyler Murray: 'I know he can play in the NFL'

Kyler Murray is likely playing his last season of competitive football, but Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley is confident his...

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Kansas City keeps hold on Big 12 Tournament

The Big 12 basketball tournament will remain in Kansas City, Missouri, at least through 2024. At Big 12 Media Day on...

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Take Sooners, Longhorns in games Saturday

The college football stretch drive soon begins, with virtual elimination games every weekend

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Alcohol sales at OU sporting events moving forward after Board of Regents approves a pilot program

The OU Board of Regents passed a plan Thursday allowing for alcohol sales at basketball, baseball and softball games in the...

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Stadium-wide Wi-Fi capability, additional railings among renovations planned for offseason

The changes will have an affect on the venue’s capacity — lowering it — but it’s one that was expected when the series of...

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OU football: Ruffin McNeill's philosophy of subtraction clicks for Sooner defense

The night before Ruffin McNeill debuted as Oklahoma’s defensive coordinator, he gave his players a compelling option.

Former Oklahoma prep star Allonzo Trier returns as a Knicks contributor

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The way Terrance Ferguson remembers it, he was in seventh or eighth grade. He was playing for the best homeschool team in the country, but even he remembers Allonzo Trier. Ferguson was always taller than his peers, already dunking before he hit...

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Mayfield says 'no words' for ref's explanation of helmet hit

Baker Mayfield said he didn't initially hear Ed Hochuli's comments, mainly because he was focused on calling the Browns' next...

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OU Board of Regents approves plan to sell alcohol at sporting events

OU Board of Regents approves plan to sell alcohol at sporting events

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For the second consecutive season, the Big 12 Championship Game will kick off at 11 a.m.

For the second consecutive season, the Big 12 Championship Game will kick off at 11 a.m.

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Believe it: Red Raiders have Big 12's most efficient defense

Tech ranks atop the Big 12 in defensive efficiency, but some stiff tests await, starting with Iowa State on Saturday

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Big 12 announces basketball series with Big East

Wednesday, the Big 12 announced its men's basketball teams would face those in the Big East as part of a series for four...

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OU football: How Lee Morris has transformed into a Sooner scoring machine

On an Oklahoma team that features predestined pass catchers like Marquise Brown and CeeDee Lamb, Lee Morris was once a receiver...

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OU QB commit suspended for rest of the season

Oklahoma QB commit Spencer Rattler will miss the remainder of his senior season after being suspended

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Only Tagovailoa leads Murray in all-time single-season pass efficiency

Lincoln Riley's quarterbacks among the best all-time statistically

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Kennedy Brooks has been a productive runner this season but he's developed other skills that have led to him getting more chances

Kennedy Brooks has been a productive runner this season but he's developed other skills that have led to him getting more chances

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Notre Dame stays No. 1 in the rankings the committee ought to follow

SEC teams still dominate the top 10, but the Sooners and Washington State join the rankings, with more good games to follow

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CeeDee Lamb: Celebrations are over

Oklahoma's wide receiver was flagged for an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty against TCU

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OU football: Gallogly to recommend alcohol sales at select Sooner sporting events

University of Oklahoma President Jim Gallogly will recommend to the Board of Regents Wednesday that alcohol be sold at select...

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Throwback: Option adds yet another dangerous wrinkle to Sooners' offense

NORMAN — Football looks a little bit different now than when Barry Switzer was running the wishbone to near perfection at...

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How the College Football Playoff selection committee might answer this season's biggest questions

The first rankings of the College Football Playoff are a week away. We have questions, and after doing a mock selection,...

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OU president to recommend alcohol sales

University of Oklahoma president Jim Gallogly will recommend to the Board of Regents Wednesday that alcohol be sold at select...

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Michael Collins will quarterback the Horned Frogs

Shoulder surgery set for TCU quarterback, and now Penn transfer has the job

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Big 12 protects teams from short turnarounds

West Virginia hosts Baylor on Thursday night, but both teams were off on Saturday

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OU football: Lincoln Riley, Bob Stoops on betting list for next Dallas Cowboys coach

Jason Garrett's job as head coach of the Dallas Cowboys is in jeopardy, and with the hot-seat talk comes potential names to...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley mum on Trey Sermon injury

Oklahoma running back Trey Sermon suffered a lower-leg injury in the fourth quarter Saturday against TCU.

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OU football: Kyler Murray ties Baker Mayfield for most Big 12 honors

Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray was named Big 12 Offensive Player of the Week on Monday for the fourth time this season.

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Oklahoma-Texas Tech kickoff time to be announced later

The Big 12's television partners have exercised a six-day selection option for the Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech kickoff time on Nov. 3.

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TCU's KaVontae Turpin arrested for domestic violence

TCU's KaVontae tries to make a catch against OU last Saturday. (AP Photo) TCU star receiver KaVontae Turpin has been...

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OU football: Days after mother's death, Tre Brown leads Sooner defense

As Tre Brown jogged up the ramp and into the visitor's locker room, a game ball was waiting for him.

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Big 12 rankings remain unchanged after abbreviated week

Stretch run begins to find two teams to play in Arlington

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Ranchman's Cafe in Ponder is now must-stop for The Oklahoman crew

Great breakfast, great dinner and a great ballgame in between made for a great Saturday

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Oklahoma climbed one spot in the AP poll after beating TCU on Saturday

Oklahoma climbed one spot in the AP poll after beating TCU on Saturday

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OU redshirt tracker: Jalen Redmond, Delarrin Turner-Yell added to watch list

Two Oklahoma freshmen debuted Saturday at TCU: defensive end Jalen Redmond and safety Delarrin Turner-Yell.

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The Collected Wisdom of Detroit Pistons star Blake Griffin

Former Oklahoma star Blake Griffin is entering his ninth year in the NBA and his first full year as Detroit Piston after being...

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OU defense joins offense in playing well in Fort Worth

High marks for the Sooner offense, as usual, but the defense played well, too

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Dragon Ball Z handshake among best and worst from Saturday

There was no shortage of entertainment at Amon G. Carter Stadium on Saturday.

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Riley emotional after beating TCU

The Mike Stoops firing and the death of Tre Brown's mother made for an emotional day in Fort Worth

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Oklahoma routs TCU 52-27 as Kennedy Brooks runs for 168 yards

With one of the nation’s best quarterbacks and perhaps the best receiving tandem in Oklahoma’s storied history, Lincoln Riley...

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Personnel changes give Sooner defense new look

Oklahoma’s defense was different from the start.

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What they're saying: Oklahoma vs. TCU

Here’s a look at what coaches, players, media members, former players and others had to say about Oklahoma vs. TCU:

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OU football: Sooners flagged for Dragon Ball Z celebration

Things got weird after Oklahoma's opening touchdown against TCU on Saturday.

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Sometimes, traffic leads to adventure

A detour took us on a Texas adventure to reach Fort Worth

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Riley, Patterson square off in rare matchup of play callers

Maybe Gary Patterson could’ve prevented the headache he’ll have to deal with Saturday, when No. 9 Oklahoma travels to face...

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TCU just what the doctor ordered for OU

The Sooners' psyche is in tatters, but could that change after a game in Fort Worth?

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Oklahoma vs. TCU: 3 players to watch, 2 big questions, 1 wild prediction

No. 9 Oklahoma kicks off against TCU at 11 a.m. Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Oklahoma vs. TCU football: Time, TV channel, predictions

No. 9 Oklahoma at TCU, 11 a.m. Saturday

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Former OU football player, current OHP trooper accused of using state database to stalk women

Rideaux, 40, was charged with five counts of unauthorized use of the Oklahoma law enforcement telecom system.

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Defenses rising in the Big 12

Only OU has maintained a high-flying offense as the Big 12 trends back to defense

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OU 8th, OSU 10th in Big 12's preseason basketball poll

The Big 12 released its preseason basketball poll Friday morning, with both teams in the state of Oklahoma voted to finish in...

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First Baker Mayfield OU bobblehead released

Baker Mayfield's Oklahoma career has been commemorated in bobblehead form.

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OU football journal: Sooners ready for new QB look from TCU

OU plays at TCU on Saturday, and the Sooners know who will quarterback the Horned Frogs. Kind of. Sort of. Shawn Robinson is...

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Sooners need to help themselves

OU came from further back in both 2015 and 2017 to make the College Football Playoff

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Gary Patterson, TCU offer example for OU defense in search of identity

In a league defined by offense, TCU has played defense at a level unmatched by its conference counterparts.

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Bedlam football returning to end-of-season slot in 2019

Bedlam football will return to its end-of-season slot in 2019, the Big 12 announced Thursday with the release of the...

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Three things to know about OU's 2019 schedule

The Oklahoma football team announced its 2019 schedule Thursday morning. Here are three things to know from the Sooners'...

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Sooners-Frogs generally has been close

If TCU decides to play Michael Collins, OU will be ready; the Sooners are accustomed to uncertainty in opponents' quarterbacks

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The Sooners will have two bye weeks, will open the season Aug. 31 vs. Houston

Oklahoma's 2019 football schedule includes Bedlam on the final weekend of the regular season, two bye weeks

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Could OU-Texas consider JerryWorld?

The Sooners and Longhorns have been playing at the State Fair of Texas since 1929, but a Big 12 title game could give both...

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Sooners’ defense hoping turnovers ramp up

Oklahoma has forced just five turnovers in their first six games, with all but one of those coming on interceptions.

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OU football: Which Sooners might benefit from coaching change?

When Lincoln Riley explained why he fired Mike Stoops, he kept circling back to two themes: the need for a new voice, and a new...

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Sooner defense ranks ninth in the Big 12

Big 12's defensive trend continues, outside of Norman, where the Sooners' offense again is historic

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Power Lunch: Chat recap with columnist Berry Tramel

Read today's live chat transcript with columnist Berry Tramel.

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OU football: Freshman Jalen Redmond back practicing for Sooners

NORMAN — Jalen Redmond was poised to compete for immediate playing time along Oklahoma's defensive line before blood clots...

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OU football: Curtis Bolton clears air on Texas locker room situation

Curtis Bolton was seething in the locker room at the Cotton Bowl a week and a half ago.

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OU football: Freshman Jalen Redmond back practicing for Sooners

Jalen Redmond was poised to compete for immediate playing time along Oklahoma's defensive line before blood clots sidelined him...

How's Carmelo Anthony working in Houston after his OKC exit?

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The NBA season is longer than a handful of games. Just ask the Thunder. And if you want a second opinion, ask Carmelo Anthony and the Houston Rockets.

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Who's hot so far in college football, CFP forecast

The midpoint of another season has arrived and the burning question is — yet again — can anybody beat Alabama?

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OU football: Sooner offensive line among top-14 groups in nation

Oklahoma’s offensive line has been placed on the midseason honor roll by the Joe Moore Award, given annually to the nation’s...

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OU football: Two Sooners named AP midseason All-Americans

A pair of Sooners checked in on the second team.

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SEC still dominates top 10

The potential College Football Playoff rankings are become more and more clear

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University specialty license plates: OU leads, but OSU is gaining

University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma State University special license plates continued to be among the hottest sellers offered...

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OU football: New sense of urgency for defense following coaching change

NORMAN — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley was asked Monday how long it will take for the Sooner defense to stabilize following a...

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OU football: Kyler Murray figuring out how to handle loss to Texas

Murray went 42-0 during his high school career and won his first five games as Oklahoma's starter. Murray hasn't dealt with...

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New sense of urgency for defense following coaching change

Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley was asked Monday how long it will take for the Sooner defense to stabilize following a week of...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley addresses Brendan Radley-Hiles' tweet

The night following Mike Stoops' dismissal as Oklahoma's defensive coordinator, freshman defensive back Brendan Radley-Hiles...

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Oklahoma-Kansas State kickoff time announced

Oklahoma will host Kansas State in an afternoon affair on Oct. 27.

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Oklahoma vs. TCU football: Kickoff, TV and radio info, records, story lines

Oklahoma and TCU will kick off at 11 a.m. Saturday in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Buechele stayed ready as Longhorn backup

Sam Ehlinger beat out Buechele for the Texas quarterback job, but Buechele stayed ready and led the Longhorns past Baylor

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Big 12 rankings: Big 12 playoff hopes rise

A variety of results around the nation put the Big 12 in better national position

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How does OU compare to other one-loss teams?

Saturday staged a college football brawl the Sooners were better off staying out of.

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OU football journal: Sooners climb to No. 9 in AP poll

A bye week treated Oklahoma well in The Associated Press poll as four top-10 teams went down Saturday. The Sooners checked in...

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OU football: Sooners climb in AP Poll after weekend off

A bye week treated Oklahoma well in the AP Poll as four top-10 teams went down Saturday.

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McNeill brings a different attitude to Oklahoma's defense

One thing Brandon Williams expects to see on Oklahoma’s defense moving forward, beginning with Saturday’s game at TCU (11 a.m.,...

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Several Sooner sports engage in nepotism

Lon Kruger, Sherri Coale, Patty Gasso and K.J. Kindler among the OU coaches who have have hired family members to their staff.

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Bob Diaco, once a Broyles Award winner, gets chance to revive career

Bob Diaco was promoted to outside linebackers coach as a result of Mike Stoops’ exit. Up until Monday he had worked as a...

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Old-fashioned game breaks out in Fort Worth

Tech's 17-14 victory was a big lift for the Red Raiders' defense

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Josh Heupel on getting fired by OU: 'Thank God it happened'

Former Oklahoma quarterback and offensive coordinator Josh Heupel is undefeated as a first-year coach at Central Florida.

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Cyclones are more tested than are the Mountaineers

Cancelled games ensured West Virginia's spotless record but cost Iowa State a likely victory.

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OU football: Contract details Mike Stoops' buyout

Former Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops will be paid monthly installments of $24,917 until Jan. 31, 2020, according...

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Who could be Oklahoma's defensive coordinator in 2019?

Here's a look at seven potential candidates for the job:

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Kansas fires offensive coordinator during off week

With an open date, both OU and KU fire coordinators.

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OU football: Kentucky's Mark Stoops addresses brother's dismissal

Mark Stoops, following his brother Mike's dismissal Monday, is the last of the Stoops brothers still coaching at the FBS level.

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OU football: Ruffin McNeill will call defense from press box

The logistical transition for Ruffin McNeill replacing Mike Stoops as Oklahoma's defensive coordinator should be a smooth one.

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Why Parnell Motley is starting and other unanswered questions

My online chat ran out of time Wednesday, so back for an encore are more of your questions and my answers.

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OU football: Mike Stoops makes first public comments since dismissal

Mike Stoops admitted that Saturday was the final straw that ended his tenure. Oklahoma’s defense allowed 48 points to Texas in...

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OU offense appears to be better than ever

In the Big 12 efficiency ratings, both OU's and OSU's defense are way down

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Texas loves its coach, too

Herman had a rocky first 22 months as the Texas coach, but now the Longhorns love him again

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OU football: Mike Stoops makes first public comments since dismissal

Former Oklahoma defensive coordinator Mike Stoops was interviewed Wednesday on WWLS-FM 98.1/The Sports Animal in his first...

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OU football: Contract details Mike Stoops' buyout

Stoops was fired without cause Monday. He signed a new contract on Feb. 1 that would’ve carried him through the 2019 season.

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Power Lunch: Chat recap with columnist Berry Tramel

It was a Bad Day at Black Rock for the state schools on Saturday. OU loses to Texas. OSU loses to Iowa State. Then came Sunday...

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OU football: Lincoln Riley says he wasn't pressured to fire Mike Stoops

NORMAN — Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley said the decision to fire defensive coordinator Mike Stoops was his alone, and that he...

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Ruffin McNeill: 'No magic wand' to fix Sooners' defensive woes

Sooners interim defensive coordinator Ruffin McNeill said the defense would be a bit simplified as OU adjusts after Mike...

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OU freshman: 'Different when you love the coach you playin' for'

While most Oklahoma players have expressed gratitude for former defensive coordinator Mike Stoops in the wake of his firing,...

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How Mayfield Mania is still dialing up interest in Oklahoma

Baker Mayfield may have left Norman, but the mania remains. That's why KREF, a radio station in Norman, decided to become an...

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Stoops apologized, then gave Riley an out

The Texas debacle left Mike Stoops knowing Riley was in a bad spot

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OU basketball: Lon Kruger to receive Wooden Legends of Coaching Award

Oklahoma basketball coach Lon Kruger will receive this season's Legends of Coaching Award. It was announced Tuesday at the...

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College football casualties starting to mount

Texas an example of good victories mattering when it comes to ranking teams.

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A look at Ruffin McNeill and Bob Diaco

Ruffin McNeill file Title: Interim defensive coordinator, defensive tackles coach Age: 59 Playing career: East Carolina,...

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OU football: Current and former players react to Mike Stoops' dismissal

The news of Mike Stoops' dismissal as Oklahoma's defensive coordinator was immediately met by reactions from current and former...

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Ruffin McNeill has been here before

In 2007, Ruffin McNeill took over as Texas Tech's interim defensive coordinator and helped the Red Raiders turn things around

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Mike Stoops was from a different time

When the century turned, Mike Stoops was part of the great Oklahoma success story

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Riley addresses Curtis Bolton halftime situation against Texas

OU senior linebacker Curtis Bolton was seen walking out of Cotton Bowl Stadium at halftime Saturday against Texas.

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Riley says he wasn't pressured to fire Stoops

Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley said the decision to fire defensive coordinator Mike Stoops was his alone, and that he didn’t face...

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The highs and lows of Mike Stoops' tenure at OU

Mike Stoops spent 11 1/2 seasons as the OU defensive coordinator, 1999-2003 and 2012-18. Here are the highs and lows of Stoops'...

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Zeb Noland tweets out support for freshman phenom

With constantly shuffling quarterbacks, Cyclones maintain togetherness

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Meet OU's interim defensive coordinator

After Mike Stoops' ouster, Ruffin McNeill will serve as interim defensive coordinator while Bob Diaco will assume Stoops'...

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Iowa State and Texas Tech have quarterback mysteries

Preparing for different kinds of quarterbacks will be tough on Mountaineers and Horned Frogs

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OU-TCU kickoff time, TV channel announced

Oklahoma has been dealt another early kickoff.

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Herman has no reaction to Mike Stoops firing

Texas gameplan switched for the Sooners -- and worked magnificently

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Sooners' Caleb Kelly named to Allstate AFCA Good Works team, reacts to Mike Stoops firing

Sooners' Caleb Kelly named to Allstate AFCA Good Works team, reacts to Mike Stoops firing

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OU football: Mike Stoops out as defensive coordinator

Mike Stoops has been fired as Oklahoma’s defensive coordinator. The dismissal comes a day after the Sooners lost a 48-45...

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OU football: Players react to Mike Stoops' dismissal as defensive coordinator

Mike Stoops is out as Oklahoma's defensive coordinator. The dismissal comes a day after OU surrendered 48 points in a Red River...

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Riley makes a tough decision

Mid-season pink slips are not classy, but Riley must be hoping to salvage the season

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Texas, West Virginia rank 1-2 in Big 12

UT's victory sets up a possible rematch in the Big 12 Championship game, but the Sooners have a lot of work to get there.

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Fair seems quaint by Saturday night

State Fair of Texas food court is quite the crazy spectacle, even when the crowd has subsided

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OU redshirt tracker: Another freshman taken off list, Caleb Kelly situation clears up

We’ll monitor how the Sooners are using the rule each week in our redshirt tracker.

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OU football: Sooners fall in AP Poll after loss to Texas

The Sooners are off Saturday. Oklahoma will return to action Oct. 20 at TCU.

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Find out who made the grade in OU's loss to Texas

Not a lot of good grades to go around for the Sooners after a loss to Texas.

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Sooners average 9.2 yards per play -- and lose

OU and Texas combined for the most points ever in their storied rivalry.

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Late-game trickery and Curtis Bolton whereabouts part of wild rivalry loss

After Longhorns kicker Cameron Dicker split the uprights to put Texas on top 48-45 with nine seconds left, Oklahoma coach...

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What they're saying: Oklahoma vs. Texas

Here’s a look at what coaches, players, media members, former players and others had to say about Oklahoma vs. Texas:

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Murray's turnovers loom large even as he fuels late comeback that falls short

Freshman Cameron Dicker kicked a 40-yard field goal with nine seconds left to give 19th-ranked Texas a 48-45 victory over...

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OK, now you can say 'Texas is back'

There was more bad than good for Oklahoma on Saturday at Cotton Bowl Stadium as the Longhorns topped the Sooners 48-45 in a Red...

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Riley has a decision to make about Stoops

Another big game, another defensive meltdown by the Sooners

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Win out or bust for Oklahoma's playoff hopes

After losing a 48-45 Red River thriller to Texas at Cotton Bowl Stadium on Saturday, Oklahoma’s hopes to qualify for...

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OU football: ESPN College GameDay picks in favor of Sooners

ESPN's College GameDay was set outside Cotton Bowl Stadium on Saturday morning in anticipation of No. 7 Oklahoma vs. No. 19 Texas.

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OU-Texas Friday means a lot of freeway time

From the OU Club of Fort Worth luncheon to dinner at Maggiano's, Friday was a full day of OU-UT festivities

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First-timers excited for OU-Texas experience

While plenty of Sooners fans make the trip to the showdown between OU and Texas an annual trip, there are plenty of fans making...

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City of Allen has shaped Kyler Murray, Sooner offense

Allen, arguably the most dominant high school football program in Texas, has helped produce the fuel behind Oklahoma’s...

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Sooners have had big edge at QB over Texas

All decade long, OU has had superior quarterbacking compared to the Longhorns