Herb Miller won’t soon forget the time Florida Atlantic defensive coordinator Tony Pecoraro told him to blitz Kyler Murray.
State and National
Senior quarterback Austin Lambert’s 25-yard touchdown pass to Isaac Adcock finally brought a game to an end that seemed like it was going to go on forever.
Just a week after putting 45 points on the board in a win over a talented Noble club, the Ada High football team couldn’t find the end zone in a disappointing 17-3 loss to No. 10 Duncan Friday night at Norris Field.
After surrendering just seven total points combined in it's first two games, the Duncan Demons held a big-play Ada offense in check in a 17-3 win over the Cougars Friday night at Norris Field.
Junior Gage Fuller struck out seven, walked three and gave up one earned run in 4.2 innings of work to help the Pirates pounce on Tupelo 9-1 Thursday evening at Stokes Field.
Local Baseball and Softball Capsules
The East Central volleyball team had its archrival, Southeastern’s Savage Storm, right where it wanted them. Until it didn’t.
It’s been good to have junior Torri Bray back in the Ada High softball lineup.
Iowa State may like getting Oklahoma so early in the season at Jack Trice Stadium.
The East Central University football team will look to right the ship and capture its first win of the 2018 season Saturday night.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
Amen Ogbongbemiga saw a crease in the Boise State punt block coverage – just like his coach told him there would be – and he made a play that changed Saturday’s contest at Boone Pickens Stadium.
Oklahoma State University faithful celebrated the groundbreaking of the long-awaited Michael and Anne Greenwood School of Music Saturday in Stillwater.
Taylor Cornelius didn’t throw for as many touchdowns Saturday night as he did in the previous week, but he did get a much more glowing review – at least halftime – from his head coach.
Having had a week to digest the investigative report released by Ohio State University on head coach Urban Meyer has not done anything to temper the initial impression that the fix was in from the start. There was no way OSU was going to fire Meyer short of his committing a felony, and even then that would have been questionable.
Some Oklahoma players learned the severity of Rodney Anderson’s injury while Saturday’s game against UCLA was still being played.
NORMAN — Though Lincoln Riley called for an option left and and Rodney Anderson took Kyler Murray’s pitch to the house, it’s not like Oklahoma blew its playbook wide open.
Norman North's Drake Stoops runs with the ball during the Timberwolves' game against Edmond Santa Fe, Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Harve Collind Field.
NORMAN — All it took was a one-handed catch by Drake Stoops and Oklahoma freshman All-American receiver CeeDee Lamb was sold.
It should first be explained that nobody put a gun to the Thunder’s head making them sign Kyle Singler to the long-term deal that’s become at least a small albatross around their neck.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder have agreed to a five-year extension that projects to be worth $205 million, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reports.
The New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would send 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reports. The Thunder will send center Enes Kanter, forward Doug McDermott and the Chicago Bulls’ 2018 second-round pick to complete the deal.
OKLAHOMA CITY — People bustled in and out of Jones Assembly, a quaint-but-hip social haunt on Oklahoma City’s burgeoning Film Row, which will host a handful of popular music acts in the coming months.
LAS VEGAS — James Harden has signed a four-year max extension with the Houston Rockets, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Brian Windhorst report.
This Week's Circulars
- Ada man held without bail on rape, kidnapping and assault charges
- Pontotoc County man charged with lewd molestation
- Ada man charged with assaulting Sheriff's deputies; three arrested
- Trooper arrested on DUI, firearm possession charges
- Byng teacher among five finalists for a presidential award
- Ada turned away by powerful Duncan defense
- Cougars to host No. 10 Duncan
- ATV wreck injures Ada man
- East End Eats
- Ada Area Chamber welcomes two new members