The East Central University baseball team whipped Arkansas-Monticello 14-8 in a Great American Conference clash Saturday afternoon at Ken Turner Field.
State and National
BENTONVILLE, Ark. — The East Central University softball team picked up two wins Sunday at the UAM 8-State Classic, moving to 4-2 for the weekend and 8-3 for the season.
LATTA – Collecting 15 assists on their 17 made field goals and compiling 10 steals, the Class 2A fifth-ranked Latta Panthers turned an efficient outing into a 49-31 victory over the Wynnewood Savages Saturday night for a district championship.
IDABEL – The Byng Pirates knocked down 15-of-21 free shots, including 10-of-12 in overtime, in registering a thrilling 52-50 decision over host Idabel Saturday in a Class 4A district title game.
The East Central University men’s basketball team entered Saturday night’s home battle with Southern Nazarene atop the Great American Conference regular-season standings.
LATTA – Kendra Hisaw sidestepped two defensive stop attempts and converted an off-balance leaning jump shot with 2.3 seconds to go as the 14th-ranked Latta Lady Panthers avoided an upset with a thrilling 36-34 come-from-behind victory over the Wynnewood Lady Savages in a Class 2A district ti…
The fourth-ranked Ada High girls basketball team looked playoff-ready in a 61-43 win over a solid Plainview club Saturday night in a Class 4A District title game inside the Cougar Activity Center.
Sophomore Tia Williams hit a 17-foot jumper from the baseline as time expired to give East Central a thrilling 71-69 win over Southern Nazarene Saturday afternoon inside the Kerr Activities Center.
The Plainview Indians simply wouldn’t go away during a Class 4A District Tournament title game against Ada Saturday night inside the Cougar Activity Center.
TUPELO – The eighth-ranked Stonewall Lady Longhorns fell into an early 11-1 hole, but they came back with full-court pressure and earned a Class A regional championship over 11th-ranked Turner Saturday in Tupelo.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
NORMAN – Phil Forte has played in a lot of Bedlam games and he’s made a lot of 3-pointers during his storied Oklahoma State career.
If there is a rockier bottom than where the Oklahoma men find themselves heading into todays 8 p.m. tip, only Oklahoma State could provide it.
Former Ada High athlete Brooks Thompson is part of the Oklahoma State University Wakeboard team that will compete in a national tournament this weekend in Shreveport, Louisiana.
NORMAN — After winning a national championship, the Oklahoma softball players say they're taking a business-like approach into a new season.
Oklahoma State sophomore point guard Jawun Evans puts up a floater over Oklahoma defenders during Monday’s game at Lloyd Noble Arena in Norman.
While Durant was in Oklahoma City, there always seemed to be a glass ceiling that kept the Thunder from reaching the top. Now, Durant left to become that ceiling and it's no longer made of see-through glass.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Golden State small forward Kevin Durant guested on the Bill Simmons Podcast the day before his Oklahoma City return. The two riffed about the Warriors, the Thunder, basketball in general. Eventually, they landed on the events of July, 2010, when Cleveland star LeBron James chose to leave the Cavaliers for Miami.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook told reporters he was “done” talking about Kevin Durant way back in mid-October. But ever since Thursday, he’s shown a new side. He doesn’t seem to mind talking about his former teammate anymore.